Category Archives: Rosie the Riveter

F.D.R.: TWO DAYS BEFORE HE DIED

Going through my late Grandmother Smith’s well-worn, 1926 Bible, I found a newspaper clipping. Here is the story. “Meditation by F.D.R. on Hill Before Death” “ATLANTA, GA. (U.P.) – “Two days before he died Thursday, President Roosevelt went alone to … Continue reading

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Rosie the Riveter

The sound of rivet guns ringing in her ears, Rosie the Riveter took her work at the shipyard  or at Boeing aircraft seriously during WWII. When the holes had to be reamed out to make them larger, Rosie did that, … Continue reading

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