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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.  This 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.  Not like the one in this funny picture, but one like Old Mister Green Jeans wore on Captain Kangaroo. … Continue reading

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