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  1. Micdrow

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    Few news papers I have that my grandmother gave me after I got out of the military due to my interest in history. Bless her soul she is still alive at 98!!!
     

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    Great collection Paul !
     
  3. Micdrow

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    Thanks Terry!!!
     
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    Now there are some historic headlines, worth hanging onto, and thanks for letting us see them.
     
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    Your mother witnessed everything, Paul!
    Please tell my best wishes to her!
     
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    That's very cool!
     
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    Thanks guys, yeah I am slowly starting to read them. One of the newspapers lists all the names of the people that served in my home town and surrounding area. Need to do some digging as my grandfather should be listed in there somewhere :)
     
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    My mother saved a copy of the Hartford Courants Sept 12, 2001 edition. She gave it to me, and I'm wondering what's the best place to put it for safekeeping?
     
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    What a great gift!
     
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    There are special cases or folders you can store the modern papers in, then tend to fall apart far faster then the ones printed on rag. I have a number from the 1600's that are in far better condition then ones from the 1940's.
     
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