Daily Archives: March 30, 2011

Wedding Wednesday: Vern and Venna Stansell Thompson

kst1969   March 30, 2011   Comments Off on Wedding Wednesday: Vern and Venna Stansell Thompson

  Groom: Vern Thompson Groom’s Age: 33 Groom’s Estimated Birth Year: 1888 Groom’s Residence: Whorton, Madison, Arkansas Bride: Venie Stansell Bride’s Name: 18 Bride’s Estimated Birth Year: 1903 Bride’s Residence: Whorton, Madison, Arkansas Marriage Date: 23 Aug 1921 Marriage License Date: 22 Aug 1921 Marriage Place: , Madison, Arkansas, United States Film number: 1035152 Digital Folder Number: 4331435 Image number:… Read more »

Week 13: Sweets – 52 Weeks of Personal Genealogy and History

kst1969   March 30, 2011   Comments Off on Week 13: Sweets – 52 Weeks of Personal Genealogy and History

Anyone who knows me knows that I have a major sweet tooth!  I love chocolate and most any sweets.  My favorite sweets when I was a kid were made by my grandparents:  Rocky Road Fudge by Grandpa Thompson and Chocolate and Lemon Pies from my Grandma Treat (small slices of both pies should be eaten together for the best effect!)…. Read more »

Week 12: Movies – 52 Weeks of Personal Genealogy and History

kst1969   March 30, 2011   Comments Off on Week 12: Movies – 52 Weeks of Personal Genealogy and History

I love movies but I don’t see too many of them anymore.  I want a plot. The first movie that I really remember seeing at a theatre was Smokey and the Bandit starring Burt Reynolds and Sally Field.  I was a young child at the time and I didn’t get much of the movies funny lines but I loved the… Read more »