Comments for The Blanchard House Blog http://andoverhistoricalblanchardhouseblog.org/blog Stories from the Archives, Collections & Exhibits of the Andover Historical Society Fri, 27 Mar 2015 06:54:31 +0000 hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.17 Comment on Games Week 9 by Amit Mohnani http://andoverhistoricalblanchardhouseblog.org/blog/?p=7170&cpage=1#comment-18311 Fri, 27 Mar 2015 06:54:31 +0000 http://andoverhistorical.org/blog/?p=7170#comment-18311 Hello,

I love playing board games, quite informative post you shared.
I have never heard of this board game, would love to play this game.
Thanks for sharing.

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Comment on Games Week 7 by Maura Boucher http://andoverhistoricalblanchardhouseblog.org/blog/?p=7150&cpage=1#comment-16190 Wed, 21 Jan 2015 16:19:49 +0000 http://andoverhistorical.org/blog/?p=7150#comment-16190 I received this game from Santa one year as a child (in the late 1960s). What a neat post to see it here!

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Comment on Tree Time 2014: #2 by So many milestones to celebrate | Preschool Moments Blog http://andoverhistoricalblanchardhouseblog.org/blog/?p=7232&cpage=1#comment-14879 Fri, 19 Dec 2014 20:34:56 +0000 http://andoverhistorical.org/blog/?p=7232#comment-14879 […] The trains that the children decorated in November are hung on a tree at the Andover Historical Society. Here is a link so you can take a peak. http://andoverhistorical.org/blog/?p=7232 […]

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Comment on Photo of the Week: World War II by Benjamin Levy http://andoverhistoricalblanchardhouseblog.org/blog/?p=7071&cpage=1#comment-14594 Wed, 10 Dec 2014 21:37:51 +0000 http://andoverhistorical.org/blog/?p=7071#comment-14594 If the photo was taken during WWII, it probably was a scrap metal drive to collect metal for the war effort.

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Comment on Photo of the Week by Jerry Powers http://andoverhistoricalblanchardhouseblog.org/blog/?p=5864&cpage=1#comment-14172 Wed, 15 Oct 2014 00:02:57 +0000 http://andoverhistorical.org/blog/?p=5864#comment-14172 My family still owned the island when this picture was taken. I wish we had kept it.

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Comment on Andover Stories – September 16, 2010 by Laura Ortega http://andoverhistoricalblanchardhouseblog.org/blog/?p=3452&cpage=1#comment-14141 Wed, 24 Sep 2014 03:59:44 +0000 http://andoverhistorical.org/blog/?p=3452#comment-14141 Richard Hovey was born May 4, 1864 in Normal, McLean, Illinois to Charles E Hovey and Harriette Spofford.

Richard Hovey of the Dartmouth College class of 1885 wrote the original lyrics to the Alma Mater in 1894, titling the song “Men of Dartmouth”

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Comment on Photo of the Week by CAW http://andoverhistoricalblanchardhouseblog.org/blog/?p=3343&cpage=1#comment-14123 Fri, 29 Aug 2014 20:53:34 +0000 http://andoverhistorical.org/blog/?p=3343#comment-14123 I know this isn’t exactly a recent post, but anyone coming across it may find Richard Hovey’s storied history in Central Illinois to be of interest.

Colorful Normal poet ‘Dick’ Hovey well known in 1890s, early 1900s

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Comment on Old Sporting Equipment Week 19 by Leland Tewani http://andoverhistoricalblanchardhouseblog.org/blog/?p=6968&cpage=1#comment-14030 Wed, 09 Apr 2014 15:42:25 +0000 http://andoverhistorical.org/blog/?p=6968#comment-14030 This really is interesting, Youre a very skilled blogger.

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Comment on Old Sporting Equipment Week 16 by COMPEX Full Fitness http://andoverhistoricalblanchardhouseblog.org/blog/?p=6943&cpage=1#comment-14012 Wed, 22 Jan 2014 08:23:26 +0000 http://andoverhistorical.org/blog/?p=6943#comment-14012 Just see the shape it makes you want to try. Besides skating can be a journey to the past.

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Comment on Old Sporting Equipment Week 16 by how to erase background image using coreldraw http://andoverhistoricalblanchardhouseblog.org/blog/?p=6943&cpage=1#comment-14004 Thu, 09 Jan 2014 17:19:10 +0000 http://andoverhistorical.org/blog/?p=6943#comment-14004 This design is wicked! You certainly know how to
keep a reader entertained. Between your wit and your videos, I was almost moved to
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