Tag: memory

Days Gone By - stories from the past

Summer job in 1955 – How much different was it than today’s summer jobs? [see vintage film and pics]

Summer job in 1955 by Clifford Dobyns I was discharged from the Army in 1955 and it was time to get a job.  My…

Days Gone By - stories from the past

SUNDAY SOLILOQUY: My Grandparents life on Shades Mountain in 1940 was very different from today [vintage pictures]

Life on Shades Mountain in 1940 was very different from today. Shades Mountain is part of Hoover, Alabama.  My Grandparents on Shades Mountain by…

Days Gone By - stories from the past

SUNDAY SOLILOQUY: The two happiest days of such is the day you buy a boat and the day you sell it -story of survival

(This great story by a contributing author was quite an experience and one to reflect on for a long time. It's amazing he survived.)…