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Reading List: The Last Lion

I am truly enjoying The Last Lion, a biography about Winston Churchill covering the years of 1940-1965. There are so many parallels to our current state of world affairs. In that regard, its easier to take a less emotional look … Continue reading

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B-17 Flying Fortress at Sugar Land Airport

We had a B-17 Flying Fortress visit our airport last week as part of a promotional event for the local flying school. ┬áThis B-17 is a beautiful restoration by the Texas Raiders group and has been used in many air … Continue reading

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My Uncle Ben

Uncle Ben used to wear a big straw hat with the turned up edges and loose ends flapping in the breeze. ┬áNot like the one in this funny picture, but one like Old Mister Green Jeans wore on Captain Kangaroo. … Continue reading

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