#1022 – Kathleen Valdez: A Surprise Find from a DNA Analysis.

PRE-NOTE FROM DICK: For some time I’ve been thinking of having an ancestry DNA analysis done. A short while ago, the inclination racheted up quite a bit with this e-mail from an out-of-the-blue e-mail from Kathy (Corey) Valdez, an Oregonian whose Mom Ellie Lemire Corey was (she thought) from primarily French-Canadian roots from Quebec to […]

#1021 – Dick Bernard: Memorial Day, 1946, and the residue of WWII

This evening our friend Annelee Woodstrom speaks about growing up in Adolf Hitler’s Germany. I’ve heard her speak several times, and she is always thought provoking. She was 7 years old when Hitler came to power, and 18 when his dream of a 1,000 year “Third Reich” ended, after only 11 years, with the German […]