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Article: Chicago's Christmas Tree Ships: So good to remember our heritage

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Greensboro, AL

December 20, 2010
12:06 PM

Post #8269281

I especially enjoyed the photograph of Grandmother Elizabeth Martin. The assortment of children's toys is quite different than one is likely to see under the tree this year.


Gurnee, IL
(Zone 5b)

December 20, 2010
1:34 PM

Post #8269427

Yes, Gloria--not a piece of plastic in sight! We did not find this photo until after she died, so sadly I never had the chance to ask her about it.
Greensboro, AL

December 20, 2010
4:15 PM

Post #8269663

what a treasure to have it

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Neat article! joeyramone 3 Dec 20, 2010 8:36 AM
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So well crafted. Adaylilyfan 1 Dec 20, 2010 4:51 PM

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