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Memorial Day Homage

It is Memorial Day, 2021, a day to honor Americans who died in service to their country. This Memori . . .

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FORGIVENESS MEAN TO ME

Forgiveness means to me that when you are in a place where things are: Where love is in place, you . . .

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Riding the Rails

By FREDERICK WELK JR.The origin of the surname Welk is given in various name history sources as mean . . .

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Dust Bowl days began early

By FREDERICK LEO WELK  As told to his son, Frederick Jr.The origin of the surname Welk is given . . .

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Hard work on the farm in Berwick, ND

By FREDERICK LEO WELK  As told to his son, Frederick Jr.The origin of the surname Welk is given . . .

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Farming life in the 1920s

By FREDERICK LEO WELK  As told to his son, Frederick Jr.The origin of the surname Welk is given . . .

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Wandering Welk Family Passed Through Berwick, ND

By FREDERICK LEO WELK  As told to his son, Frederick Jr.The origin of the surname Welk is given . . .

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Welk family arrives in North Dakota

By FREDERICK LEO WELK As told to his son, Frederick Jr.The origin of the surname Welk is given in v . . .

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A Christmas Story

A Christmas story Version I I was raised across the river from St. Louis back in the days when dus . . .

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CHRISTMAS Version III

A Christmas Story Version III There was yet another kind of Christmas season waiting for me. I had . . .

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Christmas Version II

A Christmas Story Version II After Sarasota’s growth to a major city, I moved to Paris where Tha . . .

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Polio Vaccine

This is my Polio Vaccine Card given to me upon my first dose of the vaccine in 1964 when I was a chi . . .

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