Thu, Sept 12, 2013 at 6:07 PM
How delightful that you have followed up Janie Carton!
You and I are rivals; I rather took to her myself. As for
RB's replies if I had seen any I would certainly have
included something of them. As it is, all I have is her
memory of his reply, " Be sure and come again when
you can't stay quite so long! " I knew nothing of her
later career. But I know nothing about Google-ing
either. But I have two talented daughters so your
suggestion will be followed up. I'm fond of children's
books. I have a good collection in both languages of
Tin-tin. I did a lot of reading with the girls at bedtime,
ending up with Dickens. We were ruthless about TV
selection, but the 1969 moon walk was certainly an
exception as were several BBC things on PBS.
And many thanks for your most
Maybe Dr. Waite is new to GOOGLE-ling, BUT...he
certainly is an authority on the traditional methods
of academic research. The above photo shows an
item that may not be familiar to young students of
today: a card from a library's card catalogue!
[No, I didn't steal it. :) On the contrary, I saved it
from a most undignified fate - a pile of these cards
was offered up by a library, as scrap paper for the