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Sunday Serial: Haunted Bones-Chapter 16

Authors note: This is a work of fiction. It does not reflect any actual events, and all of the characters are fictional. Any similarity to events or persons ...

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Historically Speaking- Those Intriguing British Letters: MI-5 and MI-6

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By Tom Morrow More and more we see the security services of the United Kingdom’s monikers, MI-5 and MI-6, mentioned in news reports, but what do they mean ...

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Notes and Quotes-February 17, 2018

Predictability On This One is Easy By Tom Morrow I can predict the future over the next few months until Election Day: What’s left of 2019, Congress will ...

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Historically Speaking: The Woman Who Rescued 982 Jewish Refugees

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By Tom Morrow She was an American Jew who witnessed first-hand the harsh treatment of European Jews by the Nazi during the 30s and World War II. As ...

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Notes & Quotes: February 10, 2018

By Tom Morrow Last week in my “Historically Speaking” column, I wrote about the history of “Jim Crow” laws. I heard from a few readers wanting to know ...

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Sunday Serial: Haunted Bones-Chapter Fourteen

Authors note: This is a work of fiction. It does not reflect any actual events, and all of the characters are fictional. Any similarity to events or persons ...

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Historically Speaking: The Most Talked About Man Who Never Was

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By Tom Morrow His name has been bantered about for more than 100 years, yet no one ever knew him even though everyone knew and knows what his ...

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Notes and Quotes- February 3, 2018

The ‘One’ New Year’s resolution I’ve kept By Tom Morrow I’ve only kept one New Year’s resolution that I can remember. It was a gloomy, gray, cloudy Iowa ...

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Historically Speaking: The Father of SoCal’s First Mass Transit System

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By Tom Morrow One of the most convenient yet controversial bygone public entities in Southern California was known to commuters as “The Red Car.” Long before there were ...

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Sunday Serial: Haunted Bones-Chapter Thirteen

Authors note: This is a work of fiction. It does not reflect any actual events, and all of the characters are fictional. Any similarity to events or persons ...

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Notes and Quotes-January 27, 2018

A Look Back in Local History By Tom Morrow NOTE FROM ME: This historical note was in my column of Dec. 4, 2004, in commemoration of the attack ...

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Sunday Serial: Haunted Bones-Chapter Twelve

Authors note: This is a work of fiction. It does not reflect any actual events, and all of the characters are fictional. Any similarity to events or persons ...

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Historically Speaking: Lock, Stock and Barrel

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By Tom Morrow Eli Whitney was one of America’s most important inventors -= and he did considerably more than invent the cotton gin. Whitney was born Dec. 8, ...

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Notes and Quotes-January 20, 2018

By Tom Morrow quotetaker@msn My dear friend Bill Stromberg has been gone two years, but he left behind a lifetime of film and entertainment achievements that were passed ...

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Sunday Serial: Haunted Bones-Chapter Eleven

Authors note: This is a work of fiction. It does not reflect any actual events, and all of the characters are fictional. Any similarity to events or persons ...

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