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September 19, 2018  

Battle Rosaries

Interesting Battle Rosaries issued to Catholic soldiers in World War 1. They are unlike any rosary in existence today.

Sources:

"100th Anniversary of 1916 Military Rosary Inspires New Combat Rosary." Roman Catholic Man. March 22, 2018. Accessed September 19, 2018.  https://www.romancatholicman.com/100th-anniversary-of-1916-military-rosary-inspires-new-combat-rosary/.

"Here's a Sturdy Rosary for Catholic Men." National Catholic Register. Accessed September 19, 2018. http://www.ncregister.com/blog/astagnaro/heres-a-sturdy-rosary-for-catholic-men.

"Historical Replicas | WWI Battle Beads Rosary - $29.99." Rugged Rosaries®. Accessed September 19, 2018. https://www.cordbands.com/pages/battle-beads-rosary.

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"WWI Battle Beads® Service Combat Rosary - The Soldier's Rosary." Rugged Rosaries®. Accessed September 19, 2018. https://www.cordbands.com/products/wwimbb-pardon.

April 12, 2016  

Dr. Dolittle Goes To War

Story_of_Doctor_Dolittle.jpg Hugh Lofting's The Story of Doctor Dolittle, Being the  History of His Peculiar Life at Home and Astonishing  Adventures in Foreign Parts (1920). 


 





 First edition photo from https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Story_of_Doctor_Dolittle, accessed April 21, 2016.

March 15, 2016  

The Air War Part II: Pilots, Crewman, and Aces

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Manfred von Richthofen, the Red Baron - Public Domain Photograph

 

February 19, 2016  

Trench Foot

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 Public Domain Photograph

Sources:

www.footvitals.com www.wsj.com

January 6, 2016  

How To Make A Podcast With Podbean

Here's my explanation of how to make a podcast using your smart phone or other mobile device with the free PodBean app.  You can also watch a video explanation by clicking here: https://support.podbean.com/customer/en/portal/topics/478822-podbean-app/articles.  Additionally, you can record podcasts using whatever mp3 recorder you want and then upload them to this site.  See the PodBean FAQs or ask me for more details. Just for reference, this podcast episode is just over 4.5 minutes long and the "script" I worked from is just over 450 words.

January 5, 2016  

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