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Mrs. Muir and Me

I don’t think a more beautiful lady has graced this earth than Gene Tierney. In my opinion, she starred in three of the best movies of the 1940s. The first time I saw her was in The Ghost and Mrs. Muir, a wholesome but captivating beauty with a very intriguing appeal! I was hooked. This became one of my all-time favorite movies, and I can watch it over and over. Next was the movie Laura, and... Read More »

Thornton V. Sigler POW

On June 6th, 1944 Thornton V. Sigler landed on the shores of France as part of the invasion of Normandy in World War II. On August 6th 1944 he was taken prisoner by the Germans during the liberation of Vire, France. Sigler and the other Americans at the camp were returned to an American checkpoint on June 1st, 1945 and returned home to his wife and son on June 26th, 1945. During his time at a POW ... Read More »

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