Thanksgiving

I watched a show on the History Channel about Thanksgiving. There is only one existing letter that mentions the first Thanksgiving by the Pilgrims. The settlers sent out men with blunder-busts to get some “fowl.” They may have had turkey but chances are better that they had pheasants or ducks. When the feast started they …

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Local Authors at the Greece Museum

On Sunday, November 13th from 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm several local authors will be available to autograph their books. This event will take place at the Greece, NY Museum, 595 Long Pond Rd. 14612. Each author will sell their own books accepting only cash or checks (sorry no plastic).   Do some early holiday shopping …

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Talk on History of Seabreeze

Greece Historical Society presents “Seabreeze Park – When you were a Kid” By Matthew Caulfield Tuesday, November 8, 2011 Greece Town Hall, One Vince Tofany Blvd. 14612 7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. Mr. Caulfield, archivist of Seabreeze Amusement Park will share his knowledge of the history of the fourth oldest amusement park in the United …

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Rochester TV Guide – 3-9 Nov 1951

Just because you are reading this blog, you get the first look at a full 24 page Rochester TV Guide from Nov. 1951. Click on the title to have it open as a PDF file. It is an 18mb file so it may take a while to load, depending on your connection speed. There is …

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