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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 ...
Wednesday, June 8, 2016
Wordless Wednesday: Choke Canyon Dam Dedication, June 8, 1982
I was working for the Information Services (public information) Office of the City of Corpus Ch...
Wednesday, June 1, 2016
(Not-So-) Wordless Wednesday: Happy Birthday to My Son Eric!
Not sure exactly when this was taken - sometime in Eric's first year, probably early 1987. ...
Wednesday, May 25, 2016
Wordless Way-Back Wednesday: The Gang Gets Together, May 31, 1976
Almost 40 years ago! A get-together with some of my St. Agnes Academy friends, a little over a ...
Thursday, May 19, 2016
Those Places Thursday: Cooper's Alley and Cantina Santa Fe
I'm in the midst of planning a long weekend trip to Corpus Christi for next month, so naturally...
Friday, May 13, 2016
Friday's Faces From the Past: Photographs and Memory - A Wedding I Don't Remember!
Yesterday (May 12) was the 37th wedding anniversary for my college friends Lynn Purnell and Don ...
Sunday, May 8, 2016
Sentimental Sunday: Happy Mother's Day
Me and my mom, Geraldine Margaret Guokas Pape, 1957 © Amanda Pape - 2016 - click here to e-m...
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