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Grandma’s Trunk – Part 5

by Darla Grandma's Trunk
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Happy Birthday Baby!! May 28th would of been Grandma’s 121th birthday. Happy Birthday Grandma!!! Also born on May 28th was her second grandchild. Who just happened to be my sweet loving Father. Happy Birthday Dad!! What a wonderful birthday present that must have been. Grandma always had a soft spot for Dad. When going through […]

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Grandma’s Trunk – Part 4

by Darla Grandma's Trunk
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Happy Mother’s Day! Mother’s Day was created by Anna Jarvis in 1908 as a day to honor one’s mother. Mother’s Day became an official national holiday in 1914. In the United States, Mother’s Day remains one of the biggest days for flowers, greeting cards, and also the biggest holiday for long-distance telephone calls. Grandma had […]

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Be My Valentine

by Darla Grandma's Trunk
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Be My Valentine… Valentines Day has always been a special day in our family. Dad would bring Mom a present of flowers or a special heart shaped box of chocolates. Dad never forgot my Brother and I. We got our own smaller box of chocolates. Each chocolate flavor was a mystery till bitten into. Brother […]

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Happy New Year!

by Darla Grandma's Trunk
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Happiness & Prosperity in the New Year! This postcard has been digitally restored. Found in Grandma’s Trunk, it was sent to Grandma and Grandpa from Grandpa’s Sister and Brother in Law in 1920. To see the original postcard just click on the photo above. More Stories and Photos about Grandma’s Trunk More Photo Restoration

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Merry Christmas

by Darla Digital Art
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Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays from DarlaCalvert.com. Digital painting of Jaspurr the Kitten is the official 2010 Christmas card from DarlaCalvert.com. More Digital Painting

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Happy Thanksgiving

by Darla Grandma's Trunk
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Restored 1910 Postcard. More Stories and Photos about Grandma’s Trunk More Photo Restoration

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Grandma’s Trunk – Part 3

by Darla Grandma's Trunk
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Thanksgiving – Time for Celebrations As Thanksgiving approaches I am reminded of the couples in Grandma’s Trunk that were married around this time. Perhaps a tradition or maybe they were thankful for their newly found spouses and families. There was always more than one reason to celebrate Thanksgiving. In my family Thanksgiving always consists of […]

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