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The Girl on the Winding Staircase

Sounds like a Nancy Drew mystery, doesn’t it? The identity of this particular girl was a mystery until yesterday, when Laraine Tracy phoned to tell me she was the girl pictured on page 58 of my new book Fujiyama Trays & Oshibori Towels – Recalling a time when passenger flight was an adventure and the […]

Chicago’s Midway Airport

Nancy Rogers working on a DC-4 Southwest Airways is up and running from MSP to Chicago as of this weekend.  The price is right.  And their destination airport is more convenient than O’Hare for most travelers as it is closer to downtown.  Midway Airport. Ah, this brings back memories of flying a ‘twice-a-day’ schedule, MSP […]

Time MARCHes On!

Lady Skywriter enjoying president Bruce Kitt’s welcoming remarks at the NWA Histoy Center February 7, 2009 Yikes – it is March already!  Sorry for the dearth of posts in February.  Happily, it was mostly due to book activity.  Fujiyama Trays & Oshibori Towels, Recalling a time when passenger flight was an adventure and the Boeing […]