All together now “Happy Birthday dear George…”
And in between photos of the assembled mini are its pages laid flat. Reading left to right then top to botttom are:
.the cover at the upper left,
.the two page center spread in between the interior pages at the upper right
.the back cover at the lower right with Our Cat chewing on my copyright
Happy Anniversary Lisa!!!!
Once again, Our Cat gets carried away on the Fourth of July….
Happy Fourth of July to my United States readers!
And remember, don’t let your cat play with matches.
How did Schindler get hired to design the Bethlehem Baptist Church? The Afro-American Baptist congregation from South Los Angeles was not a part of his usual crowd of political activists, artists and bohemians. Schindler was not widely known and had never built a church. In 1944, in racially separated Los Angeles, it is puzzling.
In my recent research I have come across information that points to a link between Schindler and the Bethlehem Baptist congregation. In the Architecture and Design Collection at UCSB there are drawings of an earlier design for the church. They were prepared by another architect, James Garrott. Garrott’s drawings are dated May 22, 1944. Three months later, on August 31, 1944, Schindler and the church officials signed a contract for a new design. What happened in between? Continue reading
I made my father a cartoon card to wish him a happy Father’s Day, and remind him how much we love him.
Happy Father’s Day Dad!!!!!