New York City‽‽‽

Fred Eggers is the author of today’s story.  Fred has published several posts on our blog, and they are always well-received.  Today’s story comes while we are in the midst of a baseball season.  East Perry County is an area which is part of a larger region sometimes referred to as Cardinal Nation.  With the … More New York City‽‽‽

Lorenz/Franke x 2

A double wedding took place on May 4, 1854 at Grace Lutheran Church in Uniontown.  Brothers and sisters were part of this double marriage.  In other words, both marriages involved a Lorenz and a Franke.  Unfortunately, I am not in Altenburg today and cannot show you an image of the Grace, Uniontown record of these … More Lorenz/Franke x 2

Max’s Boy Turns 90

It is not often that I take the time to write about someone who is actually alive.  I’ve become more of an expert on dead people.  Today’s main character is definitely still walking on God’s green earth and is very much alive.  His name is Delbert Schmidt, and he is a very important person to … More Max’s Boy Turns 90