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The Way We Were – December 2018

The Way We Were - December 2018

Smith V. Dickman of U.S.S. Leviathan is spending a ten days furlough with his parents, Mr. and Mrs. John Dickman, on Dingle Hill. He has just returned from his tenth trip abroad.

: ADIRONDACKS / CATSKILLS – November 2018

:  ADIRONDACKS / CATSKILLS - November 2018

“The cams had not been checked for three weeks and displayed many critters including a family of coyotes, a nice 8 point buck not seen before, a medium- sized bear, a bobcat, a raccoon, wild turkeys, a lot of mice and an out-of-its-usual-habitat cottontail rabbit checking out our porch.”

The Way We Were – November 2018

The Way We Were - November 2018

Miss Gertrude Miller and Miss Edith Campbell, who are teaching on Long Island, are home their schools being closed on account of influenza.

FIELD NOTES: BE HAPPY – FOREST BATHE – October 2018

FIELD NOTES:  BE HAPPY - FOREST BATHE - October 2018

Just getting out into nature is enough to propel happiness. Plus local sightings during this season.

The Way We Were – October 2018

The Way We Were - October 2018

Proclamation of Liberty Day (now called Columbus Day) and an interesting history of the Spanish influenza, currently raging.

FIELD NOTES: WARRING INSECTS OR DANCING BEAUTIES? – September 2018

FIELD NOTES:  WARRING INSECTS OR DANCING BEAUTIES? - September 2018

Birds, deer and bear, and speculation on the prey-predator outcome.