Category Archives: Mayor Dixon

The Priceless Realization

The great scout leader, Mayor William A. Dixon, as I remember him so well. Leading us all on the big week-long Delaware River trips. The Priceless Realization By Richard Mabey Jr. The other day, a priceless realization dawned on me. … 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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