September 13, 2018 RSS feed / Viewpoint

Chandler Yesteryear

Stuart General Merchandise, Brownsboro

Both my mother’s maternal and fraternal families were in retail general merchandise business in Chandler and Brownsboro. The Ellis brothers (Twins Mank and Mant), her uncles, owned Ellis and Ellis General Merchandise in Chandler. More...

Something Else

US flag designer

Once, on the TV show Millionaire, the question was, “Who designed the fifty-star USA flag?” The choices were, a) Teenage Boy; b) President Truman; c) The Senate; and d) An Artist. The answer to the question was a) Teenage Boy. More...