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Dee Burris Blakley ([personal profile] dee_burris) wrote2012-09-08 07:45 am

Sepia Saturday: Hats

I have a fair number of photos of my family decked out in their hats.

I even have an ancestress who made them.

The millinery shop of my g-g-grandmother, Mary Emily Conner, in Grenada Co., MS, about 1870-1875.

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My grand-aunts, Ocie (left) and Arkie Burris, photo about 1909.

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My grandfather, his brother and their double cousins, Elbert and Earl. Photo about 1905.

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Left to right - Elbert Burris, Homer and George Burris,Jr. (brothers) and Earl Burris (brother of Elbert)



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(Anonymous) 2012-09-08 04:46 pm (UTC)(link)
Hello! Who needs hats when you have such lovely bows as those darling girls had! Very nice! Karen at twincitiesblather@blogspot.com