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Dwight Blood
Salt Lake City and St. George UT
retired 81 year old college economics professor with a wife, five kids, nineteen grandkids, eighteen great grandkids (and counting)
Interests: writing, photography, books, computers, family, dieting, cooking, blogging, recipes
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The Half-Acre gym on the University of Wyoming campus in Laramie Wyoming was so-called because, at the time it was built, it was one of the biggest gymnasiums around. For at least one summer as I recall I was a... Continue reading
Posted 2 hours ago at The Curmudgeonly Professor
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When Louise went off to school in September of 1937, that left me home with my younger sister Elizabeth. We appropriated Liz's doll buggy to haul our big white cat around in. The time must be September or maybe October... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at The Curmudgeonly Professor
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Today we are reminiscing about earlier Septembers. This photo is one of my all-time favorites of my sister Louise, born a year before me, on her way to ride the school bus a bumpy hour's trip into town at Powell... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at The Curmudgeonly Professor
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Son Russell in September 1956. We had just gone to Ann Arbor to start my Ph.D. studies in economics. We couldn't get in student housing on campus and the only place we could find was a basement apartment in a... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at The Curmudgeonly Professor
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These flower pictures aren't great, but at least I have the first photos of flowers I've been able to take in four months. My wife chauffered me around the temple grounds and I shot the pictures with a telephoto lens.... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at The Curmudgeonly Professor
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From the flower gardens at the Jordan River UT LDS Temple Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at The Curmudgeonly Professor