Category Archives: Christmas

Remembering My Cousin, Howard Palmer

My cousin Howard and I, during the summer of 1973. Two cool guys! Remembering My Cousin, Howard Palmer By Richard Mabey Jr. During this Christmas season, I find myself feeling this strange and eerie feeling of being homesick. Of dearly … Continue reading

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A Christmas Story of 1972: Chapter 2, The Christmas Card

Christmas 1972. A photo of myself with my cat Tuffy, sitting on the old chair. A Christmas Story of 1972 Chapter 2: The Christmas Card By Richard Mabey Jr. Christmas of 1972 was unlike any Christmas that I had ever … Continue reading

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The Old Chair: A Christmas Story of 1972; Chapter 1

A photo from 1972 of the old chair in the formal living room of the old Mabey Homestead. The Old Chair: A Christmas Story of 1972 Chapter 1 By Richard Mabey Jr. In the formal living room of the old … Continue reading

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