Monthly Archives: November 2011

A Very Familiar Face: Family recognizes young woman in photograph currently on display

A pretty young woman poses in her high school graduation dress, looking out from a photograph taken in 1932. The same woman, a beautiful nonagenarian, meets her gaze in 2011. The subject of a portrait by Natchez photographer Earl Norman,

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“At the eleventh hour of the eleventh day of the eleventh month”: Remembering Veterans Day

“At the eleventh hour of the eleventh day of the eleventh month! A simple telegram of three lines brought us the great news: ‘At eleven o’clock today in accordance with the terms of the armistice, firing ceased on the American

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