Monthly Archives: January 2015

The Ronnie and Danny show

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The Stage

The stage is set. The babies are in place, a variety of people are behind the curtain arranging the scenery. Someone is out front putting up a new marquee. The “Ronnie and Dannie Show” is about to open, starring little Ronnie Hart and littler [...]

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Roy's geneology from birds to fish

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The Genie

The Genie: My good friend Roy, perhaps my only friend, went to Redford High School and lived in a neighborhood near where I grew up in Michigan. Roy has become a first rate genealogist, not by trade or education, but by experience. A Finn, extended [...]

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The Grandparents

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The Grands

The Grands: My paternal grandparents on the Hart side, were immigrants for the most part,  and weren't really Harts to begin. They were from Poland and had settled in the Johnstown, Pa. vicinity in the late 19th century. Their family name was [...]

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The Postcard

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The Postcard

Unknown to me the postcard arrived at 5217 32nd Street in late October or early November, 1942. Addressed to Mr & Mrs Hart on 32nd Street, It Read: “Hello all, Having a swell trip. Will write when I reach destination. Give Ronnie my [...]

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