In Memory – WWII

Memorial Day

Charles Eugene HOPKINS on far right.

Charles Eugene HOPKINS on far right.

About 407, 000 American veterans died in World War II (Wikipedia).

Although Charles HOPKINS did not die while enlisted in the U.S. Navy, he did serve his country as a naval signalman.

View some compelling  photos from WWII on Gene Slovers U.S. Navy Pages.

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Eula or Flora? Why We Need Help This Spring

According to the Editors of the Britannica Encyclopaedia, the Romans believed in a goddess named Flora who was in charge of flowering plants.  She ushered in spring and was one of the many deities helpful with reproduction.  People revered the coming of spring so much they started a festival for Flora and even built her a temple.  So silly!

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