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A Message For You

A Message For You

By Vital Thebeau CHAPTER 15 My mother and father were very smart; they didn't have a lot of education. They could write English or French (not a whole lot). They could do whatever they needed because they had to order their materials they needed for the shop and the...

A Message For You: Chapter 9

My dad was a blacksmith and he was working in a small shop, he was working on a mowing machine for a team of horses, the machine was fairly heavy and you would have to sit on the machine. The wheels were made with cast iron steel with cork on them; the cork was to...

A Message For You: Chapter 7

1939 My father made wagon wheels, he had to find a way to measure a wheel, in them days they didn't have a measuring tape like we have today. I remember they had a wooden tape that was made with 12 pieces, 7 inches long that would unfold 6 feet in length. He made...

A Message For You: Chapter 6

My father and mother were raising their own pigs. Every year they had too many for ourselves, so they would sell whatever they didn't need. They had two or three litters of piglets, when they reached the age of 6 or 7 weeks old they would sell the rest of them for...

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