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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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My Father’s Undying Belief in Hope for Young People

A photo of my dad (right hand side) and his beloved Minister, Reverend Fred Herwaldt. Both of these fine gentlemen are now residing in Heaven with the good Lord. Both worked untiring and with earnest dedication in leading boys to … Continue reading

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Farewell to My Old Drum Pad

Farewell to My Old Drum Pad by Richard Mabey Jr. ¬† Yesterday I gave a lot of my old stuff to Good Will, including a lot of old shirts and pants. Foremost in the boxes of stuff, the very things … Continue reading

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