Tag Archive | George Kendall

THE NAMING OF BABIES Kate’s Journal


Newly pregnant parents spend a lot of time searching through lists of baby names to bestow on the newest little one. My parents had no choice in the matter as my Grandmother named me for her long dead mother. This seemed logical since she had given my mother the same name. Kate Kendall was taken […]

WARM BREAD AND HAZARDS Kate’s Journal


Episode 7 New London, 1939 The reassuring warmth and smell of freshly baked bread greeted me upon my arrival home after the hurricane in 1938. Since that time, I equate that pleasant smell with home. We toured the eastern seaboard from Maine south to the Carolinas numerous times during our tour of duty. The first […]