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January 31st, 2012

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Tuesday, January 31st, 2012 06:03 pm
More treasures from Aunt Ruth's scrapbook...


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Russell Ellington (also known all his life as Linky) and Marvin Balding. Photo circa 1922.

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Vera Virginia, Doris Geneva (my grandmother) and Marion Chapin Balding (also known as Murnie). Photo circa 1922.

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Marvin and Vera. Photo circa 1926/27.

I am having a blast looking through these photos.

Much thanks to my California cousin for getting them scanned so the whole family can enjoy them...
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Tuesday, January 31st, 2012 06:13 pm
This one has got to be one of my favorites...

I understand my grandmother made her suit herself.

She was always good with a needle.

Look at her monogram...

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Doris Geneva Balding, early 1920s