Category Archives: Earl Mabey

Hold Proud This Name

Hold proud this name. Hold Proud This Name By Richard Mabey Jr. Hold dear this proud heritage, from wooden ships set from Great Britain’s coast when New Jersey was still a colony. Drawn by Divine call to the foothills of … Continue reading

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My “Clark Kent” Days at the Daily Planet

My old ID Card from my days at the old Daily Record newspaper. My “Clark Kent” Days at the Daily Planet By Richard Mabey Jr. From April of 1984 till June of 1985, at the age of 30, I fought … Continue reading

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Remembering Grandma Mabey

My beloved Grandma and Grandpa sitting in front of their nine children. Left to right are: Carl (who was nicknamed Skip), Gerald, Edward, William, David, Richard, Violet, Earl and Harold. Remembering Grandma Mabey By Richard Mabey Jr. My paternal grandmother, … Continue reading

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The Beloved Patriarch

A photo of myself as a young child with my grandparents, Watson and Bertha Mabey. The Beloved Patriarch By Richard James Mabey Jr. All throughout today, I thought of my paternal grandfather, Watson Mabey. In the hustle and bustle of … Continue reading

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My “Clark Kent” Days at the Daily Planet

My old ID Card from my days at the old Daily Record newspaper. My “Clark Kent” Days at the Daily Planet By Richard Mabey Jr. From April of 1984 till June of 1985, at the age of 30, I fought … Continue reading

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Remembrances of “The Little House”

“The Little House” had a certain distinctive charm to it. It was a cute cottage that was located on the old Mabey Estate. In this picture you can see the “Mabey Lane” street sign. The Little House was located on the corner … Continue reading

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Reflections Of The Barn Theater Era

A photo from my Barn Theater days. From 1978 to 1986, I had served in many roles at the old Barn Theater in Montville, New Jersey. From stage hand to actor, it was all a great learning process for me. … Continue reading

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