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Music to my ears

...Needless to say, my aunt didn't let us play the piano often.By the time I was listening to "my" music - Les Paul and Mary Ford, Elvis, Connie Francis, the Ames Brothers, Fats Domino - vinyl records had become the mode. They came in 45 rpm singles...
Parade marches on because of many

...and ACS. We thank the city of Kenai and Parks and Recreation Department, police department, grand marshals George and Mary Ford, 2006 Queen of Kenai Anita Necessary, 2005 Queen Emily DeForest, chairperson Penny Furnish; parade judges from the...
Peninsula Reflections

...eight-cent stamps," she said. "Old farmers in Wisconsin would never spend 8 cents on a stamp. Come January, I got more cards and presents than would fit into a bathtub." This article was written by Mary Ford with the Kenai Historical Society.
Around the Peninsula

...downstairs at the United Methodist Church of the New Covenant. The meeting is open to the public. For more information, call Mary Ford at 283-7700. College financial information available The "College Goal Sunday" (www.alaskacollegegoalsunday...
Peninsula Reflections

...and Sylvia's granddaughters. -- Mary Ford with the Kenai Historical Society. Photo by Mary Ford Kenai Mayor James Elson, left cuts...and ends at the beach. Photo by Mary Ford The original bridge had been used...
Peninsula Reflections

...several years ago and its logs used to construct an office building at the site. To the left is ?Hershey?s place,? used as a pool hall, dance hall and restaurant. This column was provided by Mary Ford with the Kenai Historical Society.
Peninsula Reflections

...Chapel in Kenai is shown in this 1982 photo. Photo by Mary Ford We would guess that the crosses stood over the burials for...predating the chapel by 10 years. This column was written by Mary Ford, with the Kenai Historical Society.
Kenai Community News

...and all sorts of new additions. There are more than 50 entrants so far in the parade, led by grand marshals George and Mary Ford. Sponsors will give away 1,500 balloons, 500 pennants, flags, bags for kids to put candy in...
Fourth of July on the march floats and this year's grand marshals, George and Mary Ford. "We look for someone who has been in the, the chamber and these two are." Since George and Mary Ford moved to the Kenai Peninsula from California in 1975...
Mayor Porter presents Mary Ford with Key to the City...

For years Mary Ford was known for her journalistic photography of the Kenai Peninsula as well as her service along side of her husband George in every...


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