October 17, 2020

Author: Ray Hahn

Hello, my name is George

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Tragedy Befalls the Innocent in Ohio

Tragedy Befalls the Innocent
in Ohio

In the opinion of this writer, Cleveland, Ohio, is among the most beautiful cities of the world. Settled along the southern shore

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The Unforgettable Voice

The Unforgettable Voice

Vaughn Monroe

If you lived through the 1940s, ‘50s, and ‘60s and you ever heard a young band leader from Wisconsin sing songs entitled, “In

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Humor from Away

Ray Hahn

Humor from Away

A colleague for many years retired the same day I did. Instead of moving to the sunny south, Sydney and Dean decided their retirement would be spent in the icy north. They sold their home in two days and later that month bought an over-sized

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Władysław T. Benda

Władysław T. Benda

It is always interesting to learn about someone whose name you do not know but have seen their work. This is because advertising art of

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Know-It-All Quiz 5

Know-It-All Quiz No. 5

The First Thirteen State Capitals

Congratulations!
These readers have won points toward a “Know-It-All” Certificate  

Sandy Adrion
4 points

Sandra Cobb
4 points

Dave

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Cecil S. Ashdown, Artist and “A-Dollar-a-Year Man”

Cecil S. Ashdown

Artist and “A-Dollar-a-Year Man”

Horse Chops, Labrador
The Dock, St. Anthony

As we examine the work of Cecil S. Ashdown, we stand at the historical

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Welcome to the Monkey House Enrico Caruso and the First Celebrity Trial of the 20th Century

Welcome to
the Monkey House

Enrico Caruso and the
First Celebrity Trial
of the 20th Century

Enrico Caruso, circa 1905

In the first decade of the 20th century,

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Pears’ Soap – The Help Britain Needed to Clean the Corners of the World

Pears’ Soap

The Help Britain Needed
to Clean the Corners of the World

At the outset, the editor acknowledges the interests of our readers are postcards and history.

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Centuries of Navigation on 300 Postcards

Centuries of Navigation

on 300 Postcards

In a recent (September 2019) Smithsonian Magazine article authored by Amy Crawford, a freelance journalist from Michigan who writes on a wide

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