Friday, November 20, 2009

Summer 1941

In the summer of 1941, Ruthe, John and Georgia took a trip to the California coast (near San Francisco). The caption under this photo in the album announces that they sighted a Japanese freighter.

Sunday, November 15, 2009

Wednesday, November 11, 2009

Tuesday, November 10, 2009


We all love our kitten friends

Sunday, November 8, 2009

Thursday, November 5, 2009

Tuesday, November 3, 2009

Surviving the Hard Times

The Friends of Chowan University's Whitaker Library will host an event today about life in the 1930s.

If you look closely at the poster, you'll note that these are Meeker and Cooper family pictures from the era. It's been wonderful -- and a little weird -- to walk around town and see pictures of the family

Sunday, November 1, 2009