Marge and I being married in 1960
Marge’s 1961 birthday photo
I have removed these fingernail slideshows and replaced them with a separate slideshow post. You can access it by clicking on the link at the bottom of each subsequent posts.
I am now placing the most recent slideshow at the top in reverse chronological order. I can't easily re-do that for the few already posted, but this method should be more user friendly. I usually limit a single show to 25 or less images.
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Tag Archives: Home buying
ides and calends of March ’76
Posted on February 20, 2017 by R. F.
March ’76, onion snow, friends,photos, Virginia, PP&L, digging clay,Mustangs,home Continue reading →
Posted in 1970-1980, Coopersburg PA, Pennsylvania | Tagged Beverly Hills, coopersburg, emotions, Home buying, Marge, memoir, Moravian church, PP&L | 6 Comments
September Song -1975
Posted on January 5, 2017 by R. F.
Do you remember this oldie, the “September Song?” Read more: Frank Sinatra – September Song Lyrics | MetroLyrics second stanza goes like this: “September, November And these few precious days I’ll spend with you These precious days I’ll spend with … Continue reading →
Posted in 1970-1980, Coopersburg PA | Tagged coopersburg, emotions, health, Home buying, Marge, memoir, PP&L, relationships | 6 Comments
May the 4th (of July 75) be with you!
Posted on December 31, 2016 by R. F.
4th of July, vacation, trailer, new freezer, Ocean City, NJ, Birthday, home & trailer improvements Continue reading →
Posted in 1970-1980, Coopersburg PA | Tagged Beverly Hills, coopersburg, driving, family, Home buying, marriage, memoir, PP&L, road travel | 3 Comments
Mid Dec. ’74, New Home, Christmas, PP&L, Economy, Heathkit,
Posted on June 21, 2016 by R. F.
PROLOGUE: Louise visited PA in the fall and took some photos of the house we bought there in 1970. She shared them with me, and I am including a gallery of those pictures, and early ones I have. The man and … Continue reading →
Posted in Coopersburg PA | Tagged Beverly Hills, friends, Home buying, marriage, memoir, PP&L, relationships | 2 Comments
Remembering September – 1973
Posted on February 25, 2016 by R. F.
September…Fall will soon be on us, the heat and humidity of summer are over, school starts again and our lives follow the pattern of the seasons. The weather was warm at the beginning of the month but then the leaves … Continue reading →
Posted in 1970-1980, Coopersburg PA | Tagged Beverly Hills, coopersburg, Fall, Home buying, home improvement, Ingrid, life, love, Marge, marriage, music, singing, Trailers | 2 Comments
MIND PROBING BOB AND MARGE
Posted on October 16, 2015 by R. F.
Have you ever had your mind probed when you, the Probee, had no idea who, or what the Prober was? Really, I am serious. Have no fear, extra terrestrials are not going to probe bodily orifices, just your mind. I am … Continue reading →
Posted in 1970-1980, Allentown, Marital difficulties, Pennsylvania, Relationships | Tagged college, Dannemora, emotions, Home buying, Marge, marriage, memoir, mind prober, misunderstanding, Pennsylvania, Personality testing, PP&L, relationships, Syracuse, Syracuse University | 4 Comments
Religon and Rocks
Posted on February 27, 2015 by R. F.
It is time to bring things up to date a bit. In doing so I have to go back in time a bit. In 1960 we married and in 1970 had our 10th anniversary. Both our parents had urged us to … Continue reading →
Posted in 1970-1980, Allentown, Binghamton, Coopersburg PA, Marital difficulties, Pennsylvania, Syracuse University | Tagged Beverly Hills, Christ Church Lutheran, coopersburg, friends, Home buying, Marge, memoir, misunderstanding, Moravian church, Pennsylvania, PP&L, PPL Industries, Presbyterian church, Religion, rocks, stones | 6 Comments
Back to Beverly Hills
Posted on January 18, 2015 by R. F.
The time has come, the walrus said, to talk of many things. I do have a moustache, so maybe I am not really plagiarizing as I begin. The way-back machine is set for January 1970 and the place is Beverly … Continue reading →
Posted in Allentown, Binghamton, Pennsylvania | Tagged Beverly Hills, coopersburg, Crucible Steel, friends, Home buying, memoir, Pennsylvani, Pennsylvania, Upward mobility | 4 Comments
Beverly Hills, PA – House & Home
Posted on September 9, 2014 by R. F.
There was a song in the 1960’s “A house is not a home” The lyrics then go on to say that someone to love makes it a home. We certainly had love, but not a house. We had been house … Continue reading →
Posted in Allentown | Tagged coopersburg, Home buying, Marge, memoir, moving, Pennsylvania | 5 Comments
1628 Old Vestal Road
Posted on July 24, 2014 by R. F.
This is a Google image taken of the front of the house from the old Vestal Road as well as 3 snapshots taken last summer by Marge’s cousins. Above are some recent photos of the house … Continue reading →
Posted in NY, Syracuse University, Vestal | Tagged Home buying, Home selling, Ingrid, marriage, memoir, misunderstanding, New York, Syracuse University | Leave a comment