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October 25, 1864 – This Day During The American Civil War – The Battle of Mine Creek — U S Military History

October 25, 1864 – The Battle of Mine Creek was a battle that occurred on October 24, 1864 in Kansas as part of Price’s Raid during the American Civil War. In one of the largest cavalry engagements of the war, … Continue reading

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Kansas State Sticker and Finally after Five Years… the Giant Ball of Twine — Camper Chronicles

  We have actually driven through some of Kansas before this trip, but because we didn’t stop and do anything Kansas specific we still needed to earn our sticker. I knew we weren’t going to spend a ton of time … Continue reading

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Welcome to Judy G. Russell, the Legal Genealogist, As She Presents in Wichita October 5, 2019

Let me be one of the first to welcome Judy G. Russell – https://www.legalgenealogist.com/ to Wichita. She will be doing a presentation tomorrow, October 5, 2019,  at Wichita Genealogical Society – https://wichitagensoc.org/ for their annual conference held at the Hughes Metroplex. … Continue reading

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BillionGrave’s Club, Society, and Fraternity Gravestone Symbols – My View October 2, 2019

While waiting on Part 3 to show up, I decided to give my experiences with the symbols from all three (3) parts. This post was started before Part 3 showed up on September 30, 2019 although it posting after I … Continue reading

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History of Motorized/Electric Scooters – September 27, 2019

As I mentioned in this post – Scooters, Scooters Everywhere – September 27, 2019, I found a few articles on the history of motorized scooters. They have been around since 1915: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Autoped although they fell out of favor early on … Continue reading

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Scooters, Scooters Everywhere – September 27, 2019

There are some differences in the ordinance for electric scooters when they are privately owned, but I am not finding much information on the differences. Aside from this: https://www.wichita.gov/Scooters/Pages/default.aspx Do the scooter regulations apply to individually owned private scooters? No, … Continue reading

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Sweet ‘n Saucy Sauce Shoppe, Wichita, Kansas – September 26, 2019

I am including some photos of two items I purchased for friends. I didn’t go for the hottest items although if I thought either friend would have made use of it, I would have purchased it. I posted about the … Continue reading

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Limits of Ancestry.com Academic / Library Edition – September 18, 2019

Standard Disclaimers: I am not an attorney and any comments I post are not intended, nor should they be construed, as legal advice. If you need legal advice, please consult a legal expert who is familiar with the area of … Continue reading

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Man Who Hired Deadly Swatting Gets 15 Months — Pacosite’s Blog

An Ohio teen who recruited a convicted serial “swatter “to fake a distress call that ended in the police shooting an innocent Kansas man in 2017 has been sentenced to 15 months in prison. Image: FBI.gov “Swatting” is a dangerous … Continue reading

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Your Home Is Your Haven, Not Anyone Else’s — simple Ula

On hot days you’ll open the windows in your house so at least… The post Your Home Is Your Haven, Not Anyone Else’s appeared first on simple Ula. via Your Home Is Your Haven, Not Anyone Else’s — simple Ula. The … Continue reading

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