4th of July, 1826

Nelson, Ohio ~ 1826 Elizabeth Garrett, a pioneer woman, and daughter of John and Eleanor Garrett, the founders of Garrettsville, Ohio, begins a diary dated July 4th 1826. She says, “I shall have transcribe a memorandum which I have kept for a year past Elizabeth Y. Garrett”. Even though the transcription is dated July 4th [...]

Sad News

Bob Simon, at 73 years of age, died as the result of a collision, in New York City.  He was a passenger in the car. An anchorman for 60 Minutes, Bob joined CBS as a correspondent in 1967.  From the Bronx, he graduated from Brandeis University as a history major and worked in the foreign [...]