Archive for July 29th, 2012

PORTLAND POSTCARD ~ 1912

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Lincoln High School

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WORST NAVAL DISASTER ON THIS DAY IN 1967

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forrestal newspaper

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MINSTREL RANDY SPARKS IS 79 TODAY

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The New Christy Minstrels with Randy Sparks (seated)

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Randy Sparks is the founder of The New Christy Minstrels. The group
was named after the original Christy Minstrels, formed in 1842 by Edwin
”Pop” Christy (below).

 

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Singer/Composer Edwin Perce Christy


1963

 

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The New Christy Minstrels today

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