Grandma Lola: Ringing the Bell

My grandmother was a strong woman. She had to be, raising three children on her own in the 1940’s after my grandfather left. She would often tell me stories of the hard times that she experienced and how difficult it was to make sure that there was food on the table and clothes on her childrens’ back. She wasn’t afraid of doing the hard work that she needed to make that happen. She worked in a canning plant and a meat packing plant for years until she finally landed a job at… Read More

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