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Tidbit Ten — My Delta World

Found this bottle years ago in my grandparents barn south of Dundee. Although I have located a little information on sunflower orange soda, I don’t know much about Tunica Bottling Works. Figure it dates from the 40s or 50s but … Continue reading

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New Free Historical Records on FamilySearch: Week of 28 September 2020 – FamilySearch

I saw this on FamilySearch today – New Free Historical Records on FamilySearch: Week of 28 September 2020: https://media.familysearch.org/new-free-historical-records-on-familysearch-week-of-28-september-2020/. Over 1,000 words, but scroll through the list to see if something interests you. More ancestor discoveries will be populating family … Continue reading

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Townsquare Museum and Post Office, Pontotoc – Mississippi Mondays September 28, 2020

For today’s Mississippi Mondays post, I checked out Pontotoc in Pontotoc County, and chose the Townsquare Museum and Post Office –  https://www.townsquaremuseum.org/ as this week’s choice. Not sure how much I will find. As usual, check with them before visiting … Continue reading

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New Free Historical Records on FamilySearch: Week of 21 September 2020 – FamilySearch

I saw this on FamilySearch recently – New Free Historical Records on FamilySearch: Week of 21 September 2020: https://media.familysearch.org/new-free-historical-records-on-familysearch-week-of-21-september-2020/. Over 1,000 words, but scroll through the list to see if something interests you. This week FamilySearch added nearly 1M new … Continue reading

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DeSoto Museum, Hernando – Mississippi Mondays September 21, 2020

For today’s Mississippi Mondays post, I checked out Hernando in DeSoto County, and chose the DeSoto Museum – https://www.desotomuseum.org/ as this week’s choice. Not sure how much I will find. As usual, check with them before visiting as COVID-19 restrictions may … Continue reading

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Commonplace Fun Facts – Featured Blogger of the Week September 18, 2020

For this week’s Featured Blogger of the Week, I chose Commonplace Fun Facts:  https://commonplacefacts.wordpress.com/ as the Featured Blogger of the Week. I have been reading the blog since March 2020. About post  – https://commonplacefacts.wordpress.com/about/  Social Media Links: Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/commonplacefacts/ Twitter: … Continue reading

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USS Mississippi was the lead ship of the Mississippi class originally built by the US Navy in 1904–1908. The class was built to a design smaller than other American battleships as the result of a limit on displacement imposed by Congress as part of an effort to constrain costs — John’s Navy and other Maritime or Military News

USS MISSISSIPPI 1907 – Mississippi during fitting out. Mississippi after her aft lattice mast was installed in 1909 USS Mississippi, sold to Greek navy in 1914 and renamed Kilkis. Mississippi was the lead ship of the Mississippi class originally built by the US Navy in 1904–1908. The class was built … Continue reading

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Hurricane Warnings — Day by Day

We’re hearing a lot about Hurricane Sally here in Central Mississippi. All I hope is that it stays a Category 2 and does not move so far inland as a hurricane, that it weakens quite a bit before it lands … Continue reading

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Union County Historical Society and Heritage Museum, New Albany – Mississippi Mondays September 14, 2020

For today’s Mississippi Mondays post, I checked out New Albany in Union County, and chose the Union County Historical Society and Heritage Museum – http://ucheritagemuseum.com/  as this week’s choice. Not sure how much I will find. As usual, check with … Continue reading

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Abby Hershberger / Chronic Illness & Lifestyle – Featured Blogger of the Week September 11, 2020

For this week’s Featured Blogger of the Week, I chose Abby Hershberger / Chronic Illness & Lifestyle:  https://abbyhershberger.blog/ as the Featured Blogger of the Week. I have been reading her blog since February 2020. About post  – https://abby Hershberger.blog/category/about/  Social … Continue reading

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