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Distinguished Black Americans

Josh Gibson,greatest hitter in Negro League history,voted to Cooperstown in  1972.

Jean Toomer: 1894-1967. “Cane”, by Jean Toomer,published in 1923, has been called one of the three best novels ever written  by an African American. The others are : Richard  Wright’s ” Native Son”, and Ralph Ellison’s “Invisible Man”.

This woman’s story of ‘flying while black’ will make you furious — Fusion

Scott Olson/Getty ImagesOn Friday, Imani Cezanne, a poet and activist, was set to fly to Atlanta on American Airlines. Instead, she found herself banned from the airline after being forcibly removed from the plane for extremely dubious reasons. Cezanne recounted her experience of “flying while black” in a series of tweets that have to be…

via This woman’s story of ‘flying while black’ will make you furious — Fusion

Articles from March 1960

While sorting  through,  my late Mothers, old edition books;  newspapers, Christian booklets, cookbooks, and her personal created  ”  Mother Griers’s   Cooking Connections,”   I am giving you a  small view of what was advertised, promoted and thought as ” trendy,”( doubt if  the word ” trendy,” was used, what do you think?)

1.” Postum is 100% coffee-free     : a product of general foods

2. ads stated:”  I retired to Miami Beach on $ 88.00 a month…. place   : Helene hotel.

3.Open all year:FLEETWOOD  Miami.fla  (per person $ 100.00 PER Month..3 delicious meals,  daily.

 

Lots more goodies : will update ASAP

Got To Go -in the water

Got to go in the water

Before you leave here.

 

Clean up here in the water

Free from all your dead sins

 

Praisings here in the water,

Tell this to all your friends

Large rolls,small rolls,need butter & jam !!

Photo post.

Source: Large rolls,small rolls,need butter & jam !!

Storylines

Black History 360*

The Cast: childhood sweethearts, one of a polygamous grandfather and a father born in Mexico who later wanted to integrate the suburbs and served in Richard Nixon’s cabinet.

The Plot: childhood sweethearts (CSA, childhood sweethearts of America) pursue the world’s highest position of elected leadership, by mounting a campaign of make-overs, but mainly stating all major policies, plans, legislation, and goals are TBA (to be announced).

The Media: assessment and deep analysis is replaced by talking points, delivered by partisan representatives (who underrepresented the South!).

Supporters: those who equate government with give aways; those disillusioned about socialism as a utopia of fairness and opportunity and caring; those willing to sacrifice grandma’s health care for a tax cut to the rich, those who deny race is a factor, those with military careers that provided housing, health care for uniform personnel and their families but who call the same benefits outside of the military…

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Cognitive decline is not Inevitable

help is on the way …. Stay socially and intellectually active.  Eat healthy food group…sleep quality may keep ALzheimer at bay  …keep check on your “heart “. Also blood pressure,cholesterol.  And research online. Your. Daily medication. Growing older is not easy.  ,but dying. Comes later keep looking up …more notes later,nap time now!!!!!