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A letter to our dear cousin

Dearest cousin, Faithful reader, you are so kind to grace these pages again! My simple words and phrasing shall hopefully express all of the sights and sounds to take in during the recent unpleasantness which took place at Huntington Beach, … Continue reading

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Huntington Beach Civil War

Benefiting the Huntington Beach Historical Society, the annual Huntington Beach Civil War Encampment is coming up fast on September 5-6! We are really excited about this as it will be our first time there with our parlour. In the past … Continue reading

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Two movies from El Dorado Civil War Encampment

Having checked the website for WorldVideo.TV, I have discovered two movies that were posted after the Civil War encampment at El Dorado Park in Long Beach.  They have a little bit of everything, civilians, battle, and music. The movies are … Continue reading

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Lessons in deportment offered, vis a vis the curtsy

Should you find yourself greeting a person of importance, ladies, it is paramount that you execute a proper curtsy.  With the accessibility of our President, Senators and various persons of status, one must show the appropriate decorum and respect as … Continue reading


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