Gigal Gardens Salt Lake CIty
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Gilgal the Garden of Mystery

Well it's the last week of National Blog Posting Month, (Nablopomo) and there's a good chance that Madge might actually pull this off.  Read on to discover one of the most compelling places Madge has ever seen.Gilgal the Garden of MysteryTucked away in a quiet residential neighborhood of Salt Lake C...

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The End of the Road
[ Madge's Story ]

Finding Madge – The End of the Road

As the car eased out of the motel parking lot, a thought was nagging in the back of my brain. Was I wasting my time?  Any contemporaries of my grandmother were long gone. Maybe too much time had passed.

 

This whole quest had begun by happenstance.   Opening a shop to sell my vintage co...

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Chanute, Kansas
[ Madge's Story ]

Finding Madge – Chanute, Kansas

Finding Madge - Chanute Kansas

For those of you following along in the journey for information about grandmother Madge's career as a milliner, you might remember a previous post which including a letter from Mrs. Margaret Steely in Chanute, Kansas.   That letter was one of the first clues I had a...

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