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Eddie’s “Collection of Junk:” Sister Miriam Graduates from Cheney High School!

Vivian and Gordon had finished with high school and were moving on in their lives. Miriam was right behind them.  She was about to graduate from Cheney high school and planning to attend the Cheney Normal School. I return to … Continue reading

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Eddie’s “Collection of Junk” – Brother Gordy early 1920’s!

Eddie’s Collection of Junk scrapbook had a few artifacts that featured her older brother Gordy.  He was formally named Ronald Gordon McDonald and get’s confused with his father Ronald Sandfield McDonald.  He was always “Uncle Gordy” to me. While Vivian … Continue reading

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The McDonald’s find work in Tuscor, MT 1924-25!

A series of photographs were included in Vivian’s scrapbook but their meaning was unclear.  They featured Vivian and her father Ronald (R.S.) .  If you will recall, the Cheney school census’ mentioned something about brother Gordon being in Tuscor, MT. … Continue reading

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Vivian McDonald becomes a teacher 1923!

In this post, I am going to go back in time just a little before Vivian married Hilary McKanna in the summer of 1923.-1924. Vivian was the older sister to Keith, Gordon, Miriam, Eddie and Jean.  She finished up her … Continue reading

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