Holiday Music

Two things: People who know me are familiar with my rants in November about how people shouldn’t start playing Christmas music until after Thanksgiving.  Certainly it is not anywhere close to being the time to talk about holiday music, but that’s the title for today’s story, yet there is a reason for it. I have … More Holiday Music

A Teamster’s Wife

We have a 125th anniversary to celebrate today.  On July 26, 1891, Emmanuel Fischer and Agnes Boehme were married at Trinity Lutheran Church in Altenburg.  Rev. P. Roesener was the pastor. Agnes Boehme was the daughter of Carl and Ernestine (Schlimpert) Boehme.  Sadly, Agnes only lived to be 34 years of age.  She and Emmanuel … More A Teamster’s Wife