Archive for November, 2017

Jim Nabors 1930 – 2017

Thursday, November 30th, 2017

“It’s pretty obvious that we had no rights as a couple, yet when you’ve been together 38 years, I think something’s got to happen there, you’ve got to solidify something. And, at my age, it’s probably the best thing to do.” — Jim Nabors, on his same-sex marriage to life partner Stan Cadwallader in 2013

Happy Thanksgiving 2017

Thursday, November 23rd, 2017

David Cassidy 1950 – 2017

Tuesday, November 21st, 2017

“It is difficult to be famous and that successful where you can’t even walk down the street without people chasing you, and having people build monuments to you and worshiping you – all that stuff – but I never took that to a place where I believed it. I saw it as being temporary and a phase.” –David Cassidy

Richard Dix’s Childhood Home

Saturday, November 4th, 2017

dix-portrait

..1208 Raymond Avenue, St. Paul, Minnesota.

PLEASE NOTE: This is a private residence–DO NOT DISTURB THE OCCUPANTS.

Richard Dix as a boy

The St. Paul house still stands. Dix inspected it in the summer of 1929 when he spent a week in St. Paul. The apple tree in the yard was bearing fruit, but it was a taller tree than when Dix last plucked a green apple from it.