Continued research

I feel that Buddy's story is not yet complete. The book is the start. But there are still questions to be answered. Not sure how many answers I'll get. But I'm still digging. Among the topics I'm delving into most heavily right now are: *The state of the Milwaukee County hospitals at the time of... Continue Reading →

A letter from someone who knew Buddy!

I recently received a letter from Dorothy Prothero (nee Belongia), a Wauwatosa Village resident who knew Buddy Schumacher. She just wrote a column on her recollection of the 1920s for the Wauwatosa Village Neighborhood Association's October 2012 newsletter, my book was mentioned at the end. I'll share a few of the items Dorothy sent me,... Continue Reading →

Wauwatosa Historical Society event

Just added to my schedule: I'll be doing a talk/program/book signing in conjunction with the Wauwatosa Historical Society on Jan. 8, 2013 at 7 p.m. The event will be conducted at the First Congregational Church, 1511 Church St., Wauwatosa. This is at the southern terminus of Church Street, at the Menomonee River Parkway. There will... Continue Reading →

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