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Bluefield: A Wedding of Two Communities

This winter I spent some time in the Craft Memorial Library over at Bluefield, West Virginia. ┬áI found there microfilmed copies of the Bluefield Daily Telegraph from the late 1800s to the middle of the 1900s. ┬áInteresting stories. Of course … Continue reading

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“Nuptials”

My parents married on May 17 at the pretty little Morrison Chapel in the iconic year of 1957. In those days the newspaper carried long, flowery narratives of these events, describing the bridesmaids’ dresses and the bride’s dress, and the … Continue reading

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