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The tiny Ercoupe caught my father’s eye in 1950. In 2017, that seventy-one-year-old airplane reminded me of the goodness in others. Of hope. 

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The Write Stuff: Feb. 7th, Chicago Genealogical Society

Join me Saturday, 7 February 2015, when I present The Write Stuff: Family Histories With Substance and Appeal for the Chicago Genealogical Society.

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Welcome to the Advancing Genealogist!

Welcome to the Advancing Genealogist! Really, I mean that. I want this to be a friendly place to stop, pick up a bit of news or learn of a great resource, and for all of us to grow as genealogists.

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