Monthly Archives: February 2013

Undated Lohr Photo

In this photo are Regina (Hoffman) Lohr (1882-1954) and Michael Lohr (1872-1946). Photo is undated.  Some clues for estimating the date: the car is a Model A (manufactured 1928-1931), although the cars were still in use well past that time.  … Continue reading

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In Memory of Julitta Schaefers Schwans

My mother Julitta Anns Schaefers was born 95 years ago today.  Two brothers, Cletus and Nicholas, would soon follow.  I think they were all born within a 35 month span.  What a busy household that had to have been! My … Continue reading

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Technology Days of Yore

There was a time when connecting to the Internet involved a dial-up connection, the “handshake” noise when two modems would connect … and the telephone line would sound a busy signal to anyone dialing our number. All that almost seems … Continue reading

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