Category Archives: Wes

1986: The Era Of Writing On My Brown Paper Lunch Bag

In 1986, I was working as an editor and writer of an in-house company newsletter. It was a very small company, and I would often eat lunch by myself. I would use the brown paper bag that I used for … Continue reading

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The Old Grand Majestic Maple Tree

A rare photo of the grand maple tree that once stood along the westerly side of the old Mabey Homestead. This photo was taken around 1989, from Mabey Lane. The Old Grand Majestic Maple Tree By Richard Mabey Jr. Along … Continue reading

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A Dedication to David Wesley Storms: 1859 – 1931

A Dedication to David Wesley Storms: 1859 – 1931 By Richard Mabey Jr. David Wesley Storms was my great grandfather. He was my dad’s mom’s dad. He lived in the small town of Lincoln Park, New Jersey all of his … Continue reading

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My Tribute To A Wonderful Fisherman

My cousin, Wes Mabey, was the greatest fisherman I have ever known. He had such a wonderful enthusiasm for fishing. I had the honor, and I do mean honor, to go fishing with Wes several times. Wes had this incredible … Continue reading

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