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Rosebud and Other Artifacts at the Garage Sale

June 11, 2011…… I have a lot of stuff and I’m selling some of it at our garage sale tomorrow. Here are a few of the things that are ready to go to a new home: This arrived under the Christmas tree, a month after … Continue reading

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My Mother’s Strange Rendezvous with Richard Nixon

In November 1968 my parents, sister and I made our annual Thanksgiving trip to Manhattan to visit my senile-but-favorite grandmother, Bobby. She was withering away in a very small-but-immaculate apartment in an elegant building on Park Avenue. It was the … Continue reading

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