Day: 02/23/2015

WHEN THE MACHINES WENT DOWN

Dateline: Uxbridge, Massachusetts  It was an ordinary day. A sunny day in southern New England. Cool. Almost crisp. The leaves had changed and shone bright yellow and orange. Autumn. The best time of the year. An ordinary day. Except, we ran out of half-and-half. In… Read More ›

MECHANICS HALL, WORCESTER

Cee’s Odd Ball Photo Challenge: 2015 Week #8 On February 4th, Garry’s brother Anton Armstrong conducted St. Olaf’s Choir at Mechanics Hall in Worcester. It’s a small, elegant concert hall built in 1855. Lots of interesting architecture. Before the concert… Read More ›

HONORING MILLARD FILLMORE

Monday, February 16th was President’s Day. It used to be Lincoln’s Birthday. Yesterday used to be Washington’s Birthday. It was a separate holiday honoring the “father of our country.” Garry was waxing nostalgic for the good old days. When George and Abe… Read More ›