A square meal is one that is substantial, satisfying, and balanced. The phrase came about around colonial days when people took their dinner plates with them. The dinner plate was a square piece of wood with a “bowl” carved out to … Read More
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- Alabama Convention proceedings and members of the Democratic and Anti-Know-Nothing Party in 1856
- PATRON + Can you believe a three-story Cotton Factory was located in Bibb County, Alabama in 1838?
- PATRON – In August 1892 –the cotton mill broke down in the town of Columbia, Alabama
- PATRON + Good Ole Days – Suggestions for winter comfort from 1900
- Did you know that some early settlers & speculators of Alabama land conspired with the British?
- PATRON + University of Alabama graduates 1937 – + vintage film Bama Theater
- PATRON – Names of men who were involved and delegates to an 1875 Constitutional Convention
- PATRON + RECIPE WEDNESDAY: Have you ever made homemade cottage cheese – see 1924 recipe
- On June 1, 1819, President Monroe surprised Huntsville, Alabama citizens with a visit
- PATRON + Amazing glimpse of train travel in 1874 as Dr. Connerly set out to secure items for a Free school