historic documents: Lorraine's Doll Shop 1951 Old doll order? Springfield Mass. Historic . - 01/13/20 07:45 AM

Mystery tissue paper order for dolls?
This 4 page tissue paper copy of an order (I assume) for a lot of dolls has been in my attic for many years.  It was found in a throw-away cardboard suitcase found by me probably in the late 60's or early 70's as I made trips to the library and the park with my kids.  The box had odds and ends from the Searcy Library such as receipts for insurance payments and a response from the US Post Office saying the library  could ship books for less money and old folder dividers.  Lots of signatures … (5 comments)

historic documents: The Aroma, yearbook 1923 Searcy High, Ruth Garlington - 05/01/17 07:05 AM

It is so old The Aroma might smell!
I have had this old yearbook for several years.  It has the name Miss Ruth Garlington, Searcy Arkansas, 1922 - 1923 Sophomore, inside the front cover.  It is a Searcy High School Annual and explains the name this way.   "The name has been changed from 'The Reveille' to 'The Aroma' for two reasons.  One is to advertise the famous White County Aroma strawberry.  Another is because it is hoped that in the future, as these pages are perused, the readers will have wafted from them the fragrant 'Aroma' of delicious High School days." … (20 comments)

historic documents: What!! The Beatles came to Searcy AR! Oops.....I read it wrong. - 09/02/16 06:26 AM

Looking through a lot of memories, I found this ticket and jumped!  The Beatles came to Searcy Arkansas somewhere back in time!
Then doing a closer examination, I saw that this was advertising the first Beatles movie!  No personal appearances but they gave out a Premier Souvenir Ticket for this first show held on Wednesday, August 12.  (No year date is given but it had to be sometime in the middle 60's and the person who owned this ticket LOVED the Beatles and clipped every picture and every bit of printed info about them.)  
Now the ticket itself might be considered historic … (6 comments)

 
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