Monthly Archives: March 2015

Walking the Brooklyn Bridge, NYC – Twenty Years Ago Today

Lacking an idea for a subject, (sharing every week or two is my usual routine,) I arbitrarily looked into my archives for today’s date and ultimately came across the following – on March 27th, 1995.   This post contains eight photos. Short on time? just scroll … Continue reading

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The Day After a Night to Remember – Returning Home

See first part: “A Night to Remember” here Click on images and maps for better view It was January 23rd, 1965, and I had driven through the night in a winter snowstorm from New Jersey to Niagara Falls in my … Continue reading

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Mid-day Sun Disappears on Cloudless Day – Total Eclipse, 45 Years Ago

March 7th, 1970: Jeanne and I, now engaged, traveled to Virginia Beach, Va., to see a rare total eclipse of the sun,  As the the partial phase began, hundreds of spectators were already in place with telescopes, cameras, and blankets! … Continue reading

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Total Solar Eclipse, Virgina Beach, USA – 45 years ago

NOTE: This publishing was pre-mature! The complete post has now been published, found at http://wp.me/p37YEI-1t3  Hasty fingers on keyboard makes waste…er mistakes!  M The last total solar eclipse visible from the US East Coast was March 7th, 1970. My “wife to be” and … Continue reading

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