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Thanksgiving on Paper

Thanksgiving on Paper

By Robert Reed   The grand holiday of Thanksgiving has been celebrated in many ways over the decades, and a surprising amount of it remains in memories of paper.   Trade cards, holiday postcards, magazine covers, menus, and colorful decorations have all faithfully carried the enduring Thanksgiving theme nationwide.   Historians have long noted that President George Washington delivered an […]

by · November 6, 2016 · 0 comments · Feature Article
Holy Cow! The Cubs are World Series Champs!

Holy Cow! The Cubs are World Series Champs!

From the Chicago Tribune   The Impossible Dream isn’t just possible any more — it’s here. Embrace it, savor it, scream it from the rooftops. The Cubs are World Series champs!   Holy cow, how Chicago has waited for this. On the brink of elimination after Game 4, the Cubs stormed back and wrested victory from the Cleveland Indians in […]

by · November 6, 2016 · 0 comments · Feature Article
Walls will Record Jeffco Judicial History

Walls will Record Jeffco Judicial History

by · November 6, 2016 · 0 comments · Feature Article
What Is It? November 2016

What Is It? November 2016

We had three correct answers to our November’s What Is It. Terry Cook of Fort Morgan, Colorado; Patty Echel-meyer of Denver, Colorado and Fred Clark of Colorado Springs, Colorado all correctly identified the objects as prehistoric stone axes. These are all lower grade tools. Two lack the shape and workmanship of finer examples. The two celt type axes are much […]

by · November 6, 2016 · 0 comments · What Is It?
Trick or Treat — Halloween Originated 2000 Years Ago

Trick or Treat — Halloween Originated 2000 Years Ago

By Maureen Timm On Halloween an old witch flies Upon a broomstick through the skies ‘N’ gleaming goblins dressed in white Go sliding gliding through the night ‘N’ big black bats with big black wings Go flop against the walls an’ things ‘N’ round eyed owls cry “Who-who-who” But-I’m not scared a bit, are you? By Elsie M. Fowler Traditions […]

by · October 3, 2016 · 0 comments · Feature Article