Neat pic of my Mom

Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by bayouchica, May 11, 2008.

  1. bayouchica

    bayouchica Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 23, 2007
    N.E. Louisiana
    Happy Mother's Day everyone !!!
    I got a scanner here awhile back & have been scanning family pics etc...
    This is my Mom from sometimes in the 1940's, before she had 8 children [​IMG] This was taken somewhere up in NYC.She was an RN & worked up there.
    Oh she was styling,one of my sisters still has that dress she was wearing.
    My Mom passed away when I was 20 of cancer,she was only 65 & just had retired. I'm the baby of the family & she was 45 when she had me.

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  2. EllyMae

    EllyMae Chillin' With My Peeps

    That is a great story. I love looking at old pictures, it's like going back in time.
     
  3. Cheep Mama

    Cheep Mama Chillin' With My Peeps

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    What a great picture! Thanks for sharing about yur Mother.
     
  4. dfunnyfarm

    dfunnyfarm Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I really like that picture. She was beautiful.
     
  5. FrontPorchIndiana

    FrontPorchIndiana Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 8, 2008
    Indiana
    Great photo. I love that era. She really was stylin'!

    [​IMG] Here's to Mom! Bless her soul for raising 8 children!
     
  6. Jolyn

    Jolyn Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 5, 2008
    Northern California
    That is soooo cool....and i agree with Christine about that era!! It will never be the same.
     
    Last edited: May 11, 2008
  7. bayouchica

    bayouchica Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 23, 2007
    N.E. Louisiana
    Thanks everyone [​IMG] My mother was one of a kind.. I don't see how she did it. It's a bummer she's not around anymore, I miss her alot. I gave her the worst time growing up out of all my siblings.
    I do love the 40's style, she had bought that dress up in NYC which is cool it's still in the family.
     

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