My Great Grandma & Grandpa, around 1900, Carlinville, IL. In front of their house..
Grandpa (Evert Phillips) at the Brewery 1913, Indianapolis, IN. He's on the right. This was his job before Prohibition.
Grandpa (Tony Gages) at his store, around 1915, Springfield, IL. Proudly in his store which he ran until the Depression in 1932.
Grandma (Peggy Gages on the right), around 1920, Kansas City, KA. A rebel, 40 years before rock'n roll.
Grandma & Grandpa wedding (Gages), 1928, Springfield, IL. Note: the "flapper" styles of the 20's.
My grandfather washing a cool looking train, around 1935, Indianapolis, IN. He worked for the Railroad from the Depression until he retired..
My Mom (Rita) & Dad (Norbert) today, retired down in Winston-Salem N.C....
My daughter Katie...
my daughter Brooke..