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My Name Is Max: 1992/1993

May 13, 2020 The years 1992 and 1993 were hard years for the family, but we pulled through. Dad was 56, mom was 49, I was 15, and my sister was 13. I need to back track a little here… When me and my…

my name is Max: Disney world and Patches

April 29, 2020 One year, I don’t remember exactly when, but I had pneumonia three times. Mom would take me to the doctors with a cough, they would tell her I had a cold and send us home. By that evening I had pneumonia…the…

My Name Is Max: It’s A Girl!

April 22, 2020 Before I was born, mom frosted her hair…when the frosting wouldn’t take on the second try in 1976; mom’s hairdresser told her that she had to be pregnant. Being pregnant is the only reason why the dye or frost wouldn’t take……

My Name is Max: some Pics

April 15, 2020 Today I’m going to show you some pics from the 1980’s. I was going to tell you about the new addition, my dad firing the contractor (and thus, finishing the job himself) and the white rabbit we found. But, I can’t…

My Name is Max: Funny Stories (1)

April 1, 2020 The year is 2017, the day – April 1st . . . dad passed away on March 17. The funeral was behind us, my son and I had celebrated my 40th birthday – quietly. We were sitting in the living room,…

my dad’s story – A Year in The Life

March 25, 2020 Since I told you a little about what the last year (months) of my dads life was like a couple of days ago, I figured I’d expand on it a little. So, if you don’t want to read it, click off…

my dad’s story ~ working

March 19, 2020 WORKING: My dad worked at numerous places throughout the years. After working at the gas station, with the nickname “Maxy”, he got a job at AGA – Aero Geo Astro. He was a draftsman, where he worked on designing electrical circuit…

~ My Dad’s Story ~

March 11, 2020 My Name’s Max – short for nothin’ ~SANDY and SUSIE~ Sandy ~ Sandy was the dog my dad had when my parents were married. They took her everywhere…even camping in the Smokey Mountains and trips to Skyline Drive, hiking along the…

My dad’s story…moving to Frederick, MD

March 4, 2020 Before we get into the “story”, I thought I’d share some thoughts… first, I’m thinking of naming the book “My Name is Max… short for nothin’”. I’ve added this to his story… “While my mom was pregnant with me, my Aunt…

my dads story – the 1960’s and ’70’s

PART TWO * my dad passed away before we could get the whole story written down, so this part is as Holly (me) remembers it being told throughout the years. He passed away from liver disease on March 17, 2017. When he started writing,…

my dads story – teen years

Feb 19, 2020 to read from the beginning, click here Teen Years / Young Adult 1954-1968 In 1954, my family moved to Hyattsville, MD. This would’ve been my senior year at Ridgeley High School. I graduated from Western High School in 1955. I have…

My Dad’s Story – Part Four

Feb 12, 2020 HYNDMAN FIRE – 1949, Christmas Eve I remember the Hyndman fire, and being disappointed that I couldn’t go and help. Those were the days when, if there was a fire nearby, the boys were dismissed from school to help with the…

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