This freeze was January 20 1977, the night before Jimmy Carter’s inauguration. Daddy always referred to it as ‘the Carter freeze’. He had always heard that it would snow in hell before another Southerner was elected president. There were snow flurries in south Florida and he thought Miami was pretty close to hell.
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Lynn’s Review: A Time To Speak a biography by Ava Lee Holly
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I gave my son the task of searching through our old videos for any of family that would compliment our books Art Of The Cube and A Time To Speak. Unfortunately, we didn’t have much, and what existed was 20-year-old VHS video.
Still, John was able to put together the following:
Fred Holly demonstrates Rubik’s Cube designs
My grandmother talking to a bird.