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40th High School Reunion

This month we held our 40th High School reunion of the Mighty Highland High School Rams – Class of 1972. We had good attendance, especially from the old Parleys 6th Ward guys pictured below. I don’t recall a photo ever … Continue reading

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Voice Recordings of Jane Davidson, Her Children and Their Spouses.

Click here for other great Davidson stuff In the fall of 1963, Grandma Davidson and all of her children and their spouses gathered for a party at Helen and Mont’s house, and, you guessed it, Mont got out his tape … Continue reading

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Lamont Toronto in the April Ensign???

I recently received a call from a friend alerting me that they saw a photo of my dad, Lamont Toronto, in the new April Ensign. Not finding it online, I searched for the magazine at home and immediately saw a … Continue reading

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The Michael and Giovanna Story

From “How they Met” to “The Wedding” – Photos and Video Lifesketch Slideshow How They Met: In Michael’s Own Words Meet the Parents Mid-Tour Leave & Engagement Gotta Get outta Afghanistan! Italian Wedding Salt Lake City Sealing and Reception

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My Aunts and Uncles were Wascally Wabbits.

Click here for other great Davidson stuff I was stunned to learn on Facebook recently from my cousin Trudy Davidson Vancott that our old Aunts and Uncles were wascally wabbits. She informs us that when the entire Davidson clan (including … Continue reading

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1943 Voice Recording of Lamont (Montie) Toronto

Made in 1943, this is the earliest known voice recording of Lamont Toronto. I didn’t even know it existed until just a few months ago when we found it among mom’s things. Although it seems of little historical significance, it … Continue reading

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A Gift with a Lift – Etta’s Collection

      When you get to Heaven       You will likely view       Many folks whose presence there       Will be a shock to you.       But keep very quiet,       And do not even stare–       Doubtless there’ll be many folks       Surprised to see *you* there.             Page … Continue reading

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Alma Elizabeth Felt’s Voice Recording

I know for a fact that after you all had read Alma Elizabeth Felt’s autobiography you wondered “how” would it ever be possible to top that. Well, topped it I have, or I should say, Alma has. It turns out … Continue reading

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Life Changing Decisions

Our ancestors, as teenagers, made life changing decisions, as did we all, that had great impact upon us and our children, including, whether or not any of us would even be here…

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Alma Elizabeth Mineer Felt – Autobiography

The Autobiography of Alma Elizabeth Mineer Felt The is the last of the “histories” that I’ve discovered in mom’s house. As the last to be posted, and quite by accident, it is also by far the best. If any of … Continue reading

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