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innovation music prankster farm talk tractors, farm equipment, irrigation storytellers realistic the nose ice cream faith big hearts caring deeply laughter details a swagger contrariness—like to be right don’t give up easily kindness problem solving get something done persistence enterprising calm expression love waterfalls loving nature emotional nonplussed ‘on the spot’ God sing four-part harmony… Continue reading What is Hooley?
Dear Family, I plan to make periodic “Calls for Contributions” on a somewhat seasonal basis. They will be prompts for you to post on a particular topic, but any variation on the theme is always welcome. Here’s my current concept (12 calls projected across 3 years): November 2017: Thanksgiving (the holiday, or gratitude in general) February… Continue reading Calls for Contributions
There has been debate about the flood story. While looking through Mylin’s old photos, I came across the story as written by Alta herself – do not think we can debate that. She does not express a lot of emotion – just facts. I like to read between the lines and try to imagine the… Continue reading The Flood Story
Are you interested in names and birth/death dates of our ancestors? This genealogy fan is best viewed when printed in color on 11×17 paper. I have also found it works best when I let a print shop do it for me. Hint: To access the fan pdf, Click on “Ancestor Fan of Mylin D. Hooley.”… Continue reading Hooley Genealogy Fan
[“Memories” from The Daniel Y. Hooley Family by Bessie Hooley, four of the last fifteen pages; transcribed by MLHC] MEMORIES (Part Four of Six) The first I can remember we lived in Missouri. I have wondered so much why we left there. We were always so happy there. We moved to California and the house we… Continue reading “Memories” Part Four
[“Memories” from The Daniel Y. Hooley Family by Bessie Hooley, four of the last fifteen pages; transcribed by MLHC] MEMORIES (Part Three of Six) We lived at Glendale, Arizona near Phoenix for six years. During this time a number of the older children were converted in the home. Father kept the family altar burning brightly. To… Continue reading “Memories” Part Three
[“Memories” from The Daniel Y. Hooley Family by Bessie Hooley, four of the last fifteen pages; transcribed by MLHC] MEMORIES (Part Two of Six) According to standards of living at that time we had a very nice home while living in Missouri. A good house, nice yard, big apple orchard, truck patch with different sorts of… Continue reading “Memories” Part Two