“Saint Pat’s – MEMO for You and YOU…”

“Just in case you missed my previous memo – – this is just for YOU and You and all those – – that are near and dear!”


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Consider your self and YOU and Yours  – – well BLESSED… for ever!      If I may say so – – myself!         D.V.


The Irish Rovers & Six-String Soldiers

The Irish Rovers and Six-String Soldiers wish you all a charmed St. Patrick's Day!#stpatricksday

Posted by Six-String Soldiers on Wednesday, 14 March 2018

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“TODAY – You are IRISH or YOU WANT to BE”

“The  very best part of any PARADE – – is that small children get to see it and be a part  of it   – – in person and up front”  – -In other words  “a  ‘real ‘hands on’ – – being included in something – – that will remain as the most important  and  a number one  “terrific memory”  for ever!”

“This PHOTO – – will be the  very best childhood memory – –  that this child will  have  – –  and never  ever  be able to forget this most memorable and  exciting DAY!”



We welcomed our dignitaries, from Ireland and the St. Louis area. Our guests were joined by the Mayor of St. Louis, the St. Louis County Executive, other local and regional officials, and the parade’s general chairman in leading our parade.

“Looks like a whole lot of GREEN… These men in uniform  do   so proudly carry our important Flags – – with honor for all to see and  to be proud to be living in Saint Louis, Missouri – – a GRAND STATE in the United STATES.

This  is what we want to see.. when you  are IRISH”

The 49th annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade will take place on Saturday, March 17, 2018, at 1:00 pm in downtown St. Louis. The parade always takes place “rain or shine.” It began at 20th and Market streets, and proceed east to its conclusion at Broadway and Clark streets. Visit the Parade Route page for additional route details.

Regularly noted as one of the top in the country, the parade was comprised of over 120 units, including marching bands, floats, huge cartoon-character balloons, 5000+ marchers, and lots of clowns. Over 250,000 spectators regularly attend, the largest of any event in downtown St. Louis, packing the streets with smiling Irish eyes and festive green attire.

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“With the MARCH WINDS – Let’s FLY”


             “Let’s FLY…NOW!” – –  “It’s FUN!”


If you want to learn to FLY…  and also  have some  real  FUN – – “LET me show you how to do it…   NOW!”

This is Al Aldrich  – – and there are a whole  lot of  “Want to do IT”…“LOOKERS” – – but  – – just in the looking – – they   seem to be  afraid… that just maybe  –  they  can not muster  up – – some real  “get-up and go”  – – just maybe after awhile of more watching others take the controls and FLY  – -as if they were born “FLYERS” – – there is always something that will just hold back some… from being FLYERS” since  – – deep down inside…they are just…  ol’ fraidy-cats???

Just watching   “Al Aldrich”  take off and  FLY   all around the AIRPORT – – makes one think  – –  that they can do it too – – but when  it comes to  just sitting in   that  “Pilot’s seat” – – all of that  “get up and go” – just  got up  and flew the coop ! – – Just watching someone do all kinds of  maneuvers in the air – – seems  as if   just  anyone can do the same  – – – but without that special  “NERVE” –  – “OH  Well” … – so many give up – – just at the moment – –  that the crowd is thinking that a  “NEW FLYER”   is going up and show  us something NEW – –   we all wait patiently…  just to see… if he will… and what… will he try to  do!

“Catch your breath… and come out to the AIRPORT – – so we can  all have lots of FUN!”

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“March Winds … Blew in PERFECTION”

“How is this  – – JUST the best of  PHOTOS – – When brand NEW LIFE – – comes into this  World – – WOW!” 

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“This is  my  number one  PHOTO – –  when the Almighty wants to send a GIFT – – He did more than marvelous in my book with this extra special gift … just  for  me!”
“As you can see – – looks like I blew in…  on a  very strong wind … of my own – – just to get to my “Grand-daughter’s home – – to visit  with my  “A #1”  “Great-Grand-Son” LEX – –  I just had to dance and sing – – just so that he will know my voice and what I  LOVE  doing   – – is to be able to  dance  with him – – in my arms…  all around  the room  – – and let him  know and think – – that he is still connected to HEAVEN  above… and  with lots of  new FAMILY and FRIENDS here on EARTH.”

“Whatever…  I was singing… must have   been good stuff — Just put LEX to sleep – –  He just does  not know it yet – – but  – – I do like to keep the “KIDOS”  happy with lots of silly stuff – – that only this ole  GREAT-GRAND-MA  can still do!?

 D.V.   ***    *******

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“Are YOU having a Magnum Pi Day”

Some days… are better than… others… but TODAY is Pi Day!

Everyone wants to have  “PIE” today – – just so that they can talk about the  “3.14” or  as in  Math  – Pi – – which everyone will have  to     have some  “Delicious PIE”  – –  and enjoying a word or two for this  more  notable day.

There is some significant  and extraordinary  information for those   that like dealing with  and using their  inquiring minds…  to work the numbers  – – that seem to  keep adding  more numbers  – – till you end up over-whelm! Maybe even submerged to and into exhaustion?

Just for “FUN”   dial the telephone number  in this add – – – see what you get…TODAY?

Just in case you may  have  some  boxes of old miscellaneous beads in  closets and or drawers – – jut taking up space – – – – – and you want to do something different – – try making a  for  “FUN”   project – – which would for sure become  – – a one of a kind “Pi” necklace?

Of all the days of the year – – TODAY  – – does call for a very nice “PIE” —  just to tell the FAMILY – – all about your wonderful  DAY – – thinking just about them and what you could do for FUN – – and  maybe some  –  “Pi” – – conversation  around the dinner table…to might!

And… for inquiring minds…

AND… something for the children to try  – – and even take to school – – to pass on to the other children – – something to talk about!

P.S.      For those that do not know – – this  “314”  is the area code for some parts of  MISSOURI!  Do you where???


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“I’m… Just Thinking” *** *******

“This is my… “Just Thinking” pose  – – just selected  this special  position – – so that when being photographed – –  in this very nice and comfy  and cozy   wrap around – – softer than one of the Clouds in the Heavens above- – to be here – – just for lots of PHOTOS – – to show that I am here – – and I am just  a loving the wonderful care – – that my MOM and DADDY are giving  me!”

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“Take note of the  “Thumb” under the  “Chin” – – Just thought  – – that if I pose with this  “LOOK” – – someone will make a note – – that when I am old enough to work – –  “I will have that attitude about myself – – that I will  ponder over a matter – – for a  full and thorough     consideration – – before turning in my report” – – is that  the “LOOK” you are picking up – – while  – – you study this PHOTO!”

My GREAT-GRANDMA   just loves   when people are  very  conscientious and   meticulous – – when at work – – so that everything     that needs to be done – –  is done without having to be…  re-done later – – causing a complete waste of time and money – – since TIME is going by so  very  fast…   for my dear old  “Great-Grandma”- – there is no room  for  a re-do of anything in her book!

“For being just a very new born baby – – I must say… that I really do like this … “Just Thinking” pose – –  no one knows the amount of energy – – that I am burning up – – with all of the stuff … I am hearing  – – with my eyes closed – – everyone is free to say all kinds of silly stuff about me – –  – – but… for NOW –   I am just putting it all into my “Memory File” – – and someday when I say something that was said… everyone will just marvel!”

   D.V.   ***   *******


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