Open: Do you know what famous person was born on November 30th and died around the times Halley’s Comet was closest to the earth?
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- BIOGRAPHY: Gussie Woodruff born Dec. 1844
- PATRON + FUNNY FRIDAY: These research queries are hilarious – don’t miss them!
- A personal interview with Richard Pearson Hobson in 1908 from “The Sinking of the Merrimac fame”
- PATRON + Pioneer Talladega, Its Minutes and Memories Chapter 4 – Ruffin Curtis killed John Kibbler
- PATRON – People and events in Alabama – Transcribed from Birmingham Iron Age, March 5, 1874
- PATRON + GOOD OLE DAYS: Do you remember long distance phone calls?
- Chandelier falls in Alabama Capital on its very first session – considered a bad omen of things to come
- PATRON + Dr. Palmer’s notes (1883-1884) about Alabama – Lauderdale County, Decatur and Williams Plantation
- PATRON – These Mexican War Veterans left from Greensboro, Alabama on May 27th
- PATRON + RECIPE WEDNESDAY: Try something new for Christmas – this is an old Alabama Fruit cake which features watermelon preserves