Harry Dole I

Harry Field Dole is my grandfather.  These are the family photos of him.  He served on the USS Nokomis. On his last fateful day, they were moving items from the wagon.  Uncle Will had left a box of silverware on the wagon seat.  When Harry stepped up on the back of the wagon to get…

Starchild No, Hooman Yes

Given our new-fangled world, I spit into my tube. It took me a month to do it as I didn’t particularly feel like spitting constantly for ten minutes. Another month waiting. No starchild sadly. Clearly planet earth, hooman. Oooh, white guy from northern Europe. Shocked! I am suggested to be 34.8% British and Irish (six…

Dad’s 8mm Films

Might you miss the old days of when you would show up at someone’s house, and then they’d suddenly show their home films? If you’re that bored then you’ve found the right place.  Take a look at some of them and wax nostalgic: Volume I Volume II Volume III Volume IV