Big Mother was Watching

June 18, 2014

Back in the 1950’s, comic books were the scourge for our youth and mothers were keeping an eye on things as we learn in this Glimpses article circa August of 1954…

big mother

and here are a few other tidbits from the same issue…

daddies watch those sons

grandma higgins back on the job

misc info

picnic box ad

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Back To The Beginning

September 4, 2013

I recently found some more items in regards to the first Good Ole Days. Thought I’d add them this week as we head towards this years event. For your perusal from the Glimpses of September 1968… (click each to enlarge)

open letter

higgins store recreated

thank yousjr womens club

…to be continued Friday.


Tribute To Winfield’s Grandma

August 15, 2011

I came across the obituary for Barbara “Grandma” Higgins in the October 6, 1964 issue of the Glimpses and in addition to the obit, the paper featured a nice remembrance with photo’s. (click to enlarge)