Category Archives: Delaware River

A Tribute to a Fine Cousin, Billy Bay

A most recent photo of my good cousin, Billy Bay. A Tribute to a Fine Cousin, Billy Bay By Richard Mabey Jr. My good cousin, Billy Bay, went Home to be with the Lord tonight. Sadness fills my heart. Billy … Continue reading

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The Old Red Barn

My dad and I built the old red barn in the summer of 1978. The Old Red Barn By Richard Mabey Jr. During the summer of 1978, my dad and I built a red barn on the backyard of the … Continue reading

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The Inner Chambers Of My Heart

The mechanical process of printing a book is something that is all new to me. The Inner Chambers Of My Heart By Richard Mabey Jr. I had this dream last night. Not really a dream, more of a nightmare. I … Continue reading

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To Honor Mayor William A. Dixon Jr.

From the front page of the old Lincoln Park Herald, a page from my dad’s scouting scrapbook. To Honor Mayor William A. Dixon Jr. By Richard Mabey Jr. In doing rewrite after rewrite of my book, there are times when … Continue reading

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Remembering the Delaware River Trips

A classic photo of the late former Lincoln Park Mayor William A. Dixon Jr., gallantly leading the Senior Scouts of Boy Scout Troop 170 on their annual trip down the Delaware River. Remembering the Delaware River Trips By Richard Mabey … Continue reading

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