Posted by Alwina Stillwell on Nov 06, 2017 under

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I am not afraid of tomorrow,... for I have seen yesterday and I love today.

 

 

 

 

Noah's Ark : Everything I need to know, I learned from Noah's Ark.

 

ONE: Don't miss the boat.

 

 

TWO: Remember that we are all in the same boat! 

 

 

 

THREE: Plan ahead. I...

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The man who gave the shoes off his feet to this homeless girl.

 

 Good deeds  

 

This motorcyclist who stopped to help an old woman pass safely.

 

 Good deeds  

 

This barber, who offers haircuts for the price of a single hug.

 

 Good deeds  

 

Consolation knows no color

 

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Posted by Alwina Stillwell on May 04, 2017 under ,

1934  Catalogue from Montgomery Ward. (Just 80 years ago!)

Made in America: 

See last line above!

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                                     Image result for Ret. Marine Col. Jeffery Powers  

 

Ret. Marine Col. Jeffery Powers wrote to the NFL commissioners the following: 

 

Commissioners,

 

I’ve been a season pass holder at Yankee Stadium, Yale Bowl and the Giants S...

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Donald Trump is constantly bombarded with questions concerning his spirituality, alleged Christian beliefs and so forth. He was recently asked if he could quote any Bible verses. He replied, "Give a man a fish and he will eat for a day. Deport him and you do not have to f...

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REMEMBER WHEN.....

 

All the girls had ugly gym uniforms? And wore tennis shoes not $200 Nike's!

   

It took three minutes for the TV to warm up?

 

   

Nobody owned a purebred dog?

    

When a quarter was a decent allowance?

     

You'd reach into a muddy gutter for a p...

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Everyone concentrates on the problems we're having in this country lately -- illegal immigration, hurricane recovery, alligators attacking people in Florida .. 

 

 

... not me -- I concentrate on solutions for the problems -- it's a win-win situation.

 

 

 

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Ten Things I know about you.

  1. You are reading this.
  2. You are human.
  3. You can't say the letter ''P'' without separating your lips.
  4. You just attempted to do it.
  5. You are laughing at yourself.
  6. You have a smile on your face and you skipped No. 5.
  7. You just checked to see if there is a No. 5.

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1. Johnny's mother had 3 children. The first child was named April. The second child was named May. What was the third child's name?
2. A clerk at the butcher shop is 5 feet 10 inches tall and wears size 13 sneakers. What does he weigh?
3. Before Mt. Everest was discovered, what was the highes...

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World renowned dog trainer Mary Ray performs her “Hooked on Swing” routine at Crufts in 2002 with a couple of dancing dogs, Quincy and Kizzy as her dance partners.  Since some of the tunes are Glenn Miller songs Mary is dressed in an auth...

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Posted by Arthur Stillwell on May 02, 2016 under , ,

A wonderful look back at some of the 1950s TV Comedy and Children’s Programs that were on the air during the Golden Age of television. The technology that we take for granted today whenever we want to watch something on TV was truly amazing 60 plus years ago. If you enjoyed this video and want to ...

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Take a pictorial trip down memory lane in this nostalgic look back at memories of the 1950’s. This decade was a little before my time but I still enjoy looking at all the old photographs. The soundtrack is comprised of music from Buddy Holly which makes this video even more enjoyable to watch. If ...

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If the thought of driving in New York City is less than desirable then rest assured that driving around New York City in 1928 wasn’t much better. One would think that the roads would be less congested and the drivers more polite but as you can see from this silent film “Speedy” things weren’...

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Country music singer and songwriter Willie Nelson performs at the The Grand Ole Opry in 1965. Not quite the Willie that we all think of when we hear his name as he sings ‘Hello Walls’,’Funny How Time Slips Away’,’Night Life’, and ‘Crazy’. If you’re suprised how Willie looks back in...

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If you love old cars then I think you’re going to like seeing the story of this 1957 Chevrolet Bel Air. This classic car was restored by Bob Whitter from Yulee, Florida, for a friend of his. He did an amazing job on restoring the 1957 Chevrolet Bel Air and I’m sure his friend’s grandson will t...

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These are clever......leave it to the Japanese!!!!!

Link: http://safeshare.tv/v/7nf_OxIrZN4

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Posted by Arthur Stillwell on Apr 05, 2016 under , ,

An interesting look at Baseball in America and how it is the perfect sport for the United States. Pulitzer Prize-winning columnist George Will shares with us some insights to how Baseball, Democracy, and Politics all come together to truly make Baseball America’s Pastime. I have never been a huge ...

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Posted by Arthur Stillwell on Mar 29, 2016 under ,

“Lost In The Fifties” is a look back at life in the 1950’s that was such a memorable decade for those that lived it. Many people have fond memories of the cars, music, and icons of the Fifties but the decade was also marked by not so fond memories like The Korean War, racism and McCarthyism. I...

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Posted by Arthur Stillwell on Mar 06, 2016 under

An entertaining dance routine from the movie “The Seven Little Foys” starring Bob Hope and James Cagney. In the movie, Bob Hope plays the role of Eddie Foy and James Cagney plays the role of George M. Cohan. This is some great dancing for a time gone by! To see more of Bob Hope be sure to watch ...

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Fred Astaire and Eleanor Powell perform a classic dance routine that is wonderfully entertaining to watch. There’s a short narration by Frank Sinatra where he says ” You’ll never see the likes of this again.” I’m pretty sure Frank got it right with his description of Eleanor Powell and Fre...

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Posted by Arthur Stillwell on Feb 29, 2016 under ,

“Remember When” is a look back at back at the 1950’s and 1960’s that will bring back some special memories for many older Americans. This was a little before my time but I still enjoy looking at the photos and listening to the music. Maybe it was becuase technology wasn’t so prevalent back...

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Posted by Alwina Stillwell on Jan 19, 2016 under ,

A wonderful look back at some of the 1950s TV Comedy and Children’s Programs that were on the air during the Golden Age of television.

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Posted by Alwina Stillwell on Jan 04, 2016 under ,

I thought you might like to watch this video:

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Posted by Arthur Stillwell on Jan 04, 2016 under

An entertaining 1960’s TV Show Dance Party music video. The video is a compilation of several classic 60’s television shows with Let’s Dance by Chris Montez (1962) as the song they are dancing to. I recognized many of these shows as I watched the reruns as a kid in the 70’s. Enjoy the 1960€..

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Posted by Arthur Stillwell on Nov 27, 2015 under ,

John Blyth was the pilot of Spitfire 944 in which he performed a successful crash landing in 1944. The landing was caught on film by the squadrons flight surgeon and years later was show to John when he was 83 years old. He had never seen the flight footage until this time and as you’ll see he was...

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Every father wants to raise their kids to be strong and independent individuals who are capable of taking care of themselves but this look at things kids still ask their dads shows it’s not easy. It might be an episode of Mission Impossible to raise a kid that actually listened and paid attention ...

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If you’re a fan of old movie dance scenes then sit back and enjoy this mashup of 66 Old Movie Dance Scenes set to a Mark Ronson-Uptown Funk ft.Bruno Mars soundtrack. I have always enjoyed watching these dance video compilations because I can appreciate how much time and effort went into creating t...

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Posted by Arthur Stillwell on Nov 18, 2015 under ,

Watch the Eagle…(you tube below).. THIS IS ABSOLUTELY FASCINATING AND WORTH YOUR FEW MINUTES TO VIEW.....

 

“Challenger” is his name (in honor of the lost space shuttle crew). He is cared for by the non-profit American Eagle Foundation (AEF). He's a 'human-socialized' bird raised by the p...

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Posted by Arthur Stillwell on Nov 16, 2015 under ,

This set of 100 quick movie clips in 10 minutes is pretty nifty. Some of the  best and most memorable lines in the history of film.

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Posted by Arthur Stillwell on Oct 26, 2015 under ,

Louis Armstrong and Danny Kaye perform “When The Saints Go Marching In” in this entertaining clip from the 1959 film “The Five Pennies”. A wonderful performance of a classic song with a twist as they name composers and musicians who would play “on the day that the saints go marching in”....

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“Can’t Help Falling In Love” is a beautiful music video tribute to Elvis Presley played by guitar by Eric Van de Voorde. The outdoor scenes used to create this video are simply stunning. If you enjoyed this music video and want to see another one of possibly the greatest love song of all time ...

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A beautiful look at our wonderful world set to the tune of Louis Armstrong’s iconic song, “It’s a Wonderful World”. It’s nice to be able to think to yourself as often as possible what a wonderful world we have t live in and enjoy. From beautiful outdoor scenes of nature and animals to the...

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Posted by Arthur Stillwell on Oct 26, 2015 under

Tonights final humor -- from our esteemed (?) Vice President

It's only 2 minutes in length...but worth every second in watching these people shoot!!!

 
Joe Biden is brilliant.

This is so funny. Like and share! www.Likensharethis.comApr 30, 2013 8:55am

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Posted by Arthur Stillwell on Oct 21, 2015 under ,

This is supposed to be the ONLY time Carson sang in public! This show is at Kiel Opera House in St Louis in June, 1965 when Johnny Carson hosted the Tonight Show. The Rat Pack were playing Vegas, but visited Carson for this wonderfully entertaining performance. Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin, Sammy Davi...

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Boy! It's hard to find a better video than this one that shows the cars, the dress and lifestyle circa 1952/54.

Beany's Drive Thru - Long Beach , California

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A compilation of some of the best John Wayne movie quotes from various movies the legendary actor starred in. I grew up watching John Wayne movies and two of my favorites to this day are “The Cowboys” and “True Grit”. I did also enjoy his last movie, “The Shootist” but it still bums me o...

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RONALD REAGAN

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WORTH EVERY SECOND IT TAKES TO WATCH THIS

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According to folks in Florida, Arizona, Texas and elsewhere, this is what Wisconsinites do for fun and entertainment on Sunday afternoons....Listen and watch. Not a single spectator walked away during the concert! 

 

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Here is a guy with talent who is having a good time for all to enjoy.

 

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â–²Creation David Zinn

David Zinn is an artist from Michigan. He runs around all day in the streets of Ann Arbor, with street construction, cracks, etc. on the road with ch...

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There is nothing better than older people praying for you. We're not getting older, just getting closer to home!

The instructions are to pick four people You want God to bless. I picked you! Please pass this on to at least four people you want to pray for and a copy back to me. This prayer is powerful, and prayer is one of the best gifts we receive. There is no cost but a lot of rewards. Let's always pray for one another.

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Ever heard of this place???

More than 1,000 people spend their

workdays in an industrial park housed

in an excavated mine the size of

40 football fields.

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From the Gulf States Utilities retiree's news letter. You really need to be a member of the over the hill gang to remember all of these phrases.

WORDS AND PHRASES REMIND US OF THE WAY WE WORD by Richard Lederer

 

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Posted by Alwina Stillwell on Jun 23, 2015 under ,

ANOTHER TIME, ANOTHER PLACE

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Remember and enjoy... "A POEM THAT WAS US"

I would love to re-live just one or two weeks back in the 50's and 60's, wouldn't you?

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THE WONDERFUL FORD MODEL T

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These are great pictures! Unbelievable.

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She will not buy a new car until she has worn her old one out and it is still in new condition - after all it is only 84 years old (the car that is, the lady... she's 101!!!). This lady's car is a 1930 Packard. What a pleasant and spry lady she is!

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Interesting pictures and info.

Where is the world's hottest place? ........... guess before you check the answer

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Posted by Arthur Stillwell on Apr 30, 2015 under

The amazing Gene Kelly sings “I Like Myself” as he shows us his tap dancing and roller skating skills from the musical film “It’s Always Fair Weather”. People that like themselves are often liked by other people because they generally tend to be happy. If you can sing and dance like Gene K...

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How do you get through your day? Richie Parker Is Amazing and hopefully after watching this video you’ll have a greater appreciation for what you can do with your life. Richie overcame being born without arms to become a chassis and body component designer for Hendrick Motorsports, the most winnin...

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Posted by Alwina Stillwell on Apr 14, 2015 under

I hope you take the time to view this little video, what a hoot!

Be sure to listen after she says Grace!

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Interesting intersection in Ethiopia

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A Test You Will Ace?

  

DO YOU KNOW WHAT THIS IS? 

 

DO YOU KNOW HOW TO USE THIS ? 

 

WHAT'S THE CONNECTION BETWEEN THESE TWO OBJECTS? 

 

DID YOU EVER RIDE ONE OF THESE??? 

 

DO YOU KNOW WHAT TO DO WITH THESE? 

 

DO YOU KNOW WHAT THIS IS? 

 

HAVE YOU EVER SHOP...

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Go all the way to the bottom past the pictures..... I think you'll enjoy  it.  Whoever wrote this must have been my next door neighbor because  it totally described my childhood to a 'T.'  Hope you enjoy  it.

 

Black and White  

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Throughout history, clever minds have delivered burns which send shivers down the spines of mere mortals. These are the best...

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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1. “It’s like deja vu all over again.”

2. “We made too many wrong mistakes.”

3. “You can observe a lot just by watching.”

4. “A nickel ain’t worth a dime anymore.”

5. “He hits from both sides of the plate. He’s amphibious.”

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6. “If the world was perfect, it wouldn...

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Posted by Arthur Stillwell on Sep 22, 2014 under

This is a time machine of music.   Each of the years below connect to the best 20 hits of that year.   Pick a year, wait a few seconds, and the Juke Box will show you the 20 hits to select from.  You can play all 20 hits, or just those that you like.  It will scroll though on its own once you ...

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Posted by Arthur Stillwell on Sep 18, 2014 under

Determination

Hope

Contemplation

True Love

Excitement

Security

Scary

Adventure

Contentment

Curiosity

Aspirations

Confusion

Honor

Accomplishment

Perseverance

Companionship

Caring

Relating

Loneliness

Tenacity

Friendship

 

May your trou...

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Posted by Arthur Stillwell on Aug 07, 2014 under

Maybe we should read this every morning before getting out of bed!

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Posted by Arthur Stillwell on Jul 22, 2014 under ,

A lot of pictures - but it was fun looking at them. 

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Posted by Arthur Stillwell on Jul 16, 2014 under ,

FENDER SKIRTS AND SUPPER
I know some of you will not understand this message,
but I bet you know someone who might.
I came across this phrase yesterday.
'FENDER SKIRTS'



A term I haven't heard in a long time, and thinking about
'fender skirts' started me thinking
about other words that quietly dis...

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Posted by Arthur Stillwell on Jul 08, 2014 under ,

After Mike Reeder lost both legs in Vietnam, he returned to the U.S. looking for purpose and direction and found them during a chance encounter in a golf pro shop. I’m not a huge golf fan but I have to admit this wonderful story from ESPN about Doc Mike caused me to shed a tear for his love of the...

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