A weekly-ish blog sharing my series of collages about growing up in the South during the 1950s.
Monday, November 12, 2012
People were known to talk to their flowers and my grandmother was not an exception. She grew flowers in abundance, was a nationally acredited flower judge and President of the Baton Rouge Garden Club. The society section editor of The Morning Advocate phoned one summer day, learned Mamma's two granddaughters from Texas were visiting and sent a photographer to record the occasion. Mamma curled my hair using rags.