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Wednesday, August 10, 2011

The Rope Pull - Wordless Wednesday

(Original Image and Text, Copyright (c) 2011 Cynthia Shenette) My guess is this was taken at a church picnic in the late 1910s.  My grandmother, Antonina (Bulak) Szerejko, is the girl in the middle on the right side.  Her sister, Helen Bulak, is the girl to the far left on the left-hand side.  I wonder who won...


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1 comment:

Susan Clark (Nolichucky Roots) said...

Terrific photo. These snapshots (even the posed ones) give such a sense of life to our grandparents and great-grandparents - much more than the portraits we so love.

My money's on your great-aunt's team. The little girl anchoring your grandmother's team looks pretty small.