THE ROARING 20’S: The Decade that Metamorphosed America like a seismic wave which prorogated through-out the country. By: Loretta (Stevens) Bailey Now: Looking backward in time one hundred years ago, it’s revealing how events in our country and our culture changed so rapidly in a short span of time. I compared that span of time to […]
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By Loretta (Stevens) Bailey Now: As long as humans have existed, hair grooming has been part of life. But when did it change from a necessity to a form of expression by styling, culture, and identity? Well, we are going to journey back and explore hair styling by comparing what was going on in our […]
By Loretta (Stevens) Bailey Now: One day after numerous phone calls from the telephone marketers, which has been going on for years. I had a thought about snake oil salesmen of days gone past. I did some reading about snake oil on-line. Found this definition on Wikipedia. The term snake oil has since been established […]
Now & Then: “FIRE, FIRE HURRY! HERE COME THE FIREMEN!” By: Loretta (Stevens) Bailey Now: This is a comparison of Cañon City’s fire stations present and past. I have researched archives and files at Royal Gorge Regional Museum & History Center. Finding a treasure of information. News articles, photographs, City Directories and old fire logs in […]