Daily Archives: May 15, 2016

Beech trees in Newport, RI (and elsewhere)

Nothing lasts forever. Trees live a long time, but they too succumb. I noticed the many beautiful beech trees in Newport. I also noticed that they were not all in the best of condition. A quick research confirmed. The beech … Continue reading

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A classy guy

When King George VI visited Hyde Park, Mrs Roosevelt (mother Sara) wanted to take down a collections of revolutionary cartoons ridiculing the British monarch. Somebody forgot and when the King & Queen came in, they seemed to go immediately to … Continue reading

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