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HOG KILLING TIME – Letter from St. Gabriel’s Manor

  HOG KILLING TIME When the trees have lost their leaves and when the rabbit hounds were running and bugleing in the frosty morning air, it meant that the time was approaching for that important day; the day the hogs

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Bermuda Triangle: one more vessel claimed by sailor’s curse but five lives saved by rescuers

Coast Guard, Good Samaritan vessel, Puerto Rico Police marine unit rescue 5 boaters in the Mona Passage The crew of a Coast Guard MH-65 Dolphin helicopter from Air Station Borinquen, a Good Samaritan vessel and the crew of a Puerto

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Panama Canal Controversies and History from News Accounts

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Easter tunes, toons and movies from over the decades

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Rough weather? It’s all about the bass

Rough Going Can Visit the Most Dependably Smooth Voyage By Ken Rossignol MIAMI, FLA. — It’s all about the bass – is quite the tune for many pop singing groups with some such as Home Free really able to pull

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Charlie Todd Music: What a Wonderful World by Louis Armstrong – (Charlie Todd Cover)

Welcome to Charlie Todd Music – This is where I am hanging out until my own web page is ready to go!  I thank you for joining me and listening and watching my videos. Scroll down for three of my

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The Sea Empress Theater presents: The General starring Buster Keaton

From 1927: Union solders have stolen The General, a Confederate train manned by Johnnie Gray, who was unable to enlist in the Confederate army because he is needed as an engineer. The Union plans to use the train to supply

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The Sea Empress Theater presents: ‘My Favorite Brunette’ starring Bob Hope & Dorothy Lamour

One of the finest performers of the Twentieth Century spanned the eras from vaudeville to international televised performances and also spanned the continents entertaining U. S. and Allied troops for decades up to the time of his death in 2003. Hope

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The Sea Empress Theater Presents: His Girl Friday

Hilarious romantic comedy starring Cary Grant and Rosalind Russell. Russell is rough and tumble reporter looking to get out of the news racket by marrying and becoming a house wife after her divorce from newspaper publisher Grant. Just when she

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The Sea Empress Theater Presents: Transatlantic Merry-Go-Round

  Genre  Comedy, Musical, Mystery Country  United States 6.2/10 IMDb Director  Benjamin Stoloff Producer  Edward Small Duration  91 min Language  English Cast  Gene Raymond (Jimmy Brett), Nancy Carroll (Sally Marsh), Jack Benny (Chad Denby), Sydney Howard (Dan Campbell, the Drunk), Mitzi Green (Mitzi), Sid Silvers (Shorty) Release

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