Eastman Theatre Programs

I uploaded 6 programs at the Eastman Theatre between 1927 and 1939. Three of them are titled Eastman Theatre Magazine and are 8 pages of previews of future movies and movie news. The program part of those magazines shows that you would get an overture by the orchestra, theater news, a short movie, a musical …

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Top Songs of 1966 – #17

The pop music charts in 1966 had all kinds of music; rock, folk, patriotic and easy listening. Frank Sinatra was on the top of the charts with “Strangers in the Night” for one week. The melody was credited to German, Bert Kaempfert with the English lyrics being claimed by a few writers. Most people  credit …

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Top Songs of 1966 – #16

It’s The Beatles that are again back on the top of the record charts in 1966. “Paperback Writer” is a song about a writer that is desperate need of a job. He has even written a paperback based on a book by a “man named Lear.” This is another Lennon-McCartney song but John later said …

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Free Records Search

FindMyPast is offering free access to over 1 billion genealogical records now through July 4th. This will include free access to:  Over 106,000 US passenger list records Over 116,000,000 US marriage records Over 690,000,000 US & Canada census records Over 265,000,000 UK & Irish census records Over 10 million new and existing Naturalization records Over …

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Old News – Independence Day 1916

A traditional parade, baseball and games for children and adults are the highlights for Independence day in Fairport a hundred years ago THE FAIRPORT HERALD Thursday, June 28, 1916 FOURTH IN FAIRPORT. All the Fairport firemen are hoping for good weather next Tuesday, July 4, for it will be the occasion of the annual field …

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1969 La Balise Yearbook

The La Balise (1969) yearbook is for the Academy of the Sacred Heart school that used to be in Rochester. That was a Catholic girl’s school. Kathi M. let me scan the 1969 yearbook because it was the last yearbook of the school before it closed. The last senior class only had 20 girls so …

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