Heard over the back fence: Two opportunities to find out about your ancestors

By From page B1 | May 16, 2014

IT’S NEVER TOO LATE: “Uncle John’s Bathroom Reader” calendar noted the following comments regarding age: ” At age 90: Marc Chagall’s paintings became the first living artist’s work to be exhibited at the Louvre Museum in Paris (1977).  At age 92: Dr. Paul Spangler of San Luis Obispo ran his 14th marathon footrace. At age 93: P.G. Wodehouse wrote his 96th book. That was in 1975, the year he was knighted. At age 102: Alice Pollock published her memoir “Portrait of My Victorian Youth (1971).” It was her first book.”

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Bob Billingsley

Bob Billingsley writes Heard Over the Back Fence three times a week, keeping his pen on the pulse of the community. He also writes a biweekly column called Billingsley's Bullets, in which he uses “sideways” thinking to make your day a little easier to handle.
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