Tag Archive | the 60’s

The Eagle has landed…

I remember sitting in my fifth grade desk at St. Rita Catholic School in 1962. Everyone knew that Astronaut John Glenn was circling the earth in a spaceship. The principle of the school interrupted our class on the P.A. system declaring the successful splashdown after Glenn had circled the planet three times in the Redstone […]

Sgt. Rock and Comics

Way back in the 60’s when comic books were king our family took a weekly trip to a small strip mall. Mom would go grocery shopping at the Kroger or A & P (I forget which it was) and my sister and I would sit in the car with dad. I’m not sure why we […]