Neat pic of my Mom

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

  1. bayouchica

    bayouchica Songster

    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.

  2. EllyMae

    EllyMae Songster

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

    Cheep Mama Songster

    Mar 14, 2008
    What a great picture! Thanks for sharing about yur Mother.
  4. dfunnyfarm

    dfunnyfarm Songster

    Apr 2, 2008
    I really like that picture. She was beautiful.
  5. FrontPorchIndiana

    FrontPorchIndiana Songster

    Mar 8, 2008
    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 Songster

    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 Songster

    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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