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Thank You, Mom

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My beloved mother has always been a dear, sweet mom to me. Thank You, Mom By Richard Mabey Jr. My mom, Janet (Kemmerer) Mabey recently celebrated her birthday. Mom, my sister Patti and I…

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A Cherished Moment at the 1985 Boy Scout Jamboree

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A rare photo of myself during my “bearded period,” with three scouts of Boy Scout Troop 170, at the 1985 Boy Scout National Jamboree. I found this photo in my dad’s collection of scout…

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The Changing Face of Newspapers

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The Changing Face of Newspapers By Richard Mabey Jr. There is a new trend in newspapers. Maybe it is just a Central Florida thing, I don’t know. The physical size of the daily newspapers…

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Reflections of the Old Independent News

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When I was a young man, I wrote for the famous Independent News. Often I would write my articles in the old historical museum in Lincoln Park. Reflections of the Old Independent News By…

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Remembering Grandma Mabey

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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…

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The Thanksgiving Story, Part Three

The old Mabey Homestead was the backdrop for this Thanksgiving story. The Thanksgiving Story, Part Three By Richard James Mabey Jr. Our story so far: Grandma is upset with Grandpa for wanting to take a walk down to the old … Continue reading

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Jesus and the Lost Lamb

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Jesus and the Lost Lamb By Richard Mabey Jr. In the Holy Bible, Jesus spoke of finding the lost lamb, of the joy of finding the lost lamb. In many ways, I believe that…

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