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Birthday Today

Hey, look at our new baby!

Helena and Daddy

In Erie, 1984

Grabbing Daddy’s ink pen

New bonnets

OK, I’ll comb your hair now, Helena, if you promise to comb my hair when I’m old.

The never-ending game of dolls

Helena standing next to the current science fair projects

History Fair

If you need anything ironed, give it to Helena. She loves to iron.

Lilia Wilson’s piano recital

Mercer County 4-H Fair judging

Primitive Civil War ball costumes

Helena wins a ribbon at the fair for her black cape

The blue dress

Keithsburg, Illinois pine forest

One of Helena’s quilts for her hope chest

Ribbon embroidery

Helena’s first pet, Gwennie.

Insertion lace

1914 Afternoon Dress

Ball Gown

Day Dress

White water rafting in Colorado

Unidentified people at New Year’s Eve party

She needed this….

…to go here.

Playing guitar with her teacher

Drawn-thread work

With friend Emily

Helena’s little helper, Ronnie

6 Responses to “Birthday Today”

  1. Katie West Says:

    HAPPY BIRTHDAY, HELENA!!! I hope you have a fun day! The pictures were great! Loved seeing you “grow up” in just a few minutes :D

  2. Perla Sarmiento de Adams Says:

    Happy Birthday Helena. :)

  3. Anna Says:

    A very happy birthday to you, Helena! We hope you have a wonderful day filled with friends, family and a delicious cake!

  4. Faith Says:

    I love the pictures! It’s so fun seeing pics from when you were little and all the different projects you’ve done. Hope you have a very Happy Birthday, Helena!


  5. Kristin Carr Says:

    Have a “Happy Birthday”, Helena! :-D

  6. Mrs Sisson Says:

    Happy Birthday Helena!
    May the Lord bless you.

    [We loved the pictures.]