Category Archives: Clifton

More Reflections on the Hazel Street Era

A photo of myself, in the living room of our old home on Hazel Street. To the left hand side, you can see the front door to our home. Note Dad’s “three-lock system.” More Reflections on the Hazel Street Era … Continue reading

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The Call of Drums

I got my first drum for Christmas in 1956. I was three years old. The Call of Drums By Richard Mabey Jr. There is something, innately inborn in all of us that calls us to a specific purpose in life. … Continue reading

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The Blessing of a Loving Mom

Mom and I, when I was o’ so very young. The Blessing of a Loving Mom By Richard Mabey Jr. I was blessed to have a strong, hard working father and a compassionate, loving mother. In so many ways my … Continue reading

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