Tag Archives: A. Kaye Ogilvie


I dedicated this to a man who, I never had the pleasure to have known. Though the blood of his ancestors mingles with my own. A man just reaching his prime A man who left this world Long before his time. … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday

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Amanuensis Monday-Letter From Home (Oak Park Ill.)

Amanuensis: A person employed to write what another dictates or to copy what has been written by another. Oak Park Ill. Dec 2, 1918 My Dear Kaye Just think, I am too late , to even send you a Christmas … Continue reading

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Amanuensis Monday-Letter to home from somewhere in France (Toul)

Somewhere in France . Oct. 30 – 1918 Dear Aunt Hattie, I have been intending to write you for some little time but something usually come up to prevent but tonight will start anyway. We are now located at a … Continue reading

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Thursday Treasures out of the past

There are many treasures in my home. Dishes from the reaches of time, sitting undisturbed in my china closet. Family photos and much much more. There is one that came to me truly as a treasure. A prize finding its … Continue reading

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