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Sunday, July 24, 2016
Sentimental Sunday: It's National Cousins Day!
About a month ago, I was at the Shelton Family Reunion in Verda, Louisiana, for descendants of L...
Thursday, July 21, 2016
Those Places Thursday: Missing Memorial, Corpus Christi, Texas
Last month my spouse and I were in Corpus Christi, Texas, where we lived in the late 1970s and earl...
Thursday, July 14, 2016
Those Places Thursday: Rock Lodges, North Beach, Corpus Christi, ABT 1976, and 40 Years Later
Once I figured out the location of a couple pictures on our "mystery" roll of Ektachr...
Thursday, July 7, 2016
Those Places Thursday: Old Tourist Court Cottage in Corpus Christi
On a recent trip to Corpus Christi, Texas, my spouse and I drove around looking at how places have...
Sunday, July 3, 2016
Sentimental Sunday: Happy Birthday to My Brother!
Brian in 1965, probably April, shortly before he turned three. © Amanda Pape - 2016 - click...
Sunday, June 26, 2016
Sentimental Sunday: Shelton Family Reunion, 2016
This weekend, I went to the Shelton Family Reunion - more specifically, a reunion of descendants o...
Thursday, June 23, 2016
Those Places Thursday: Lichtenstein's Site Revisited
About four years ago, I wrote about the Lichtenstein's department store in Corpus Christi , Te...
Sunday, June 19, 2016
Sentimental Sunday: Happy Father's Day!
My dad, Frederick Henry Pape, and me, 1957 © Amanda Pape - 2016 - click here to e-mail me. ...
Wednesday, June 15, 2016
Wordless Wednesday: John Pape, 15 June 1934, Age 83
This is a picture of my great-grandfather, John Pape (1951-1945). According to the inscription on...
Thursday, June 9, 2016
Those Places Thursday: Choke Canyon Reservoir and State Park
At the time the Choke Canyon Dam was finished, I was working for the Information Services (public ...
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