In Honor of Paul Bunyan Day
MANY THE TALES OF PAUL BUNYAN and his blue ox “Babe” originated in the lumberjack industry and logging communities. Like all good folklore, it was passed from generation to generation by word of mouth. Over campfires, his legend grew; and wondrous stories were created. Written tales emerged in the early 1900's.
Paul Bunyan is "credited" with many deeds. Among his more legendary feats:
Celebrate Paul Bunyan Day in a giant way; he would expect you to!
To play 50s tunes, click on the arrow in the middle
of the top of the JVideoPlayer.
I just notice that we've had 99469 visitors to our home page since we launched the site 81/2 years ago.Who will be #100,000.?
INTRODUCING "ROSELAND: BEFORE OUR TIME"
Take a walk back to Roseland's beginning and be there to watch it grow thanks to our new series. You'll find it listed -- 4th one down -- in the left-hand corner of the HOME PAGE. Just click on "Roseland: Before Our Time," and you'll be there.
OUR NEW LOOK
Surprise! We look differently after all this time. The new design that ClassCreator made available some time ago is supposed to allow correct display on all devices - phones, lap and desk tops, pads, etc. It took me a while to tackle it, but here it is.
Please check out the icons in the upper right corner. One is for messages and another is for posting announcements. I, as your administrator, have different ones so I don't know exactly what else you have. Any questions, hollar and I'll find out.
ENTIRE COURIER 1958 POSTED
Our entire yearbook is now posted on our site. Click on the link below or just hover next to "Fenger High School" in the list on the left side of this HOME PAGE. A fly-out menu will appear and you can choose the yearbook title to bring up its page. Be sure to read the instructions so you can enlarge the images and navigate around the pages.
Classmates and guests of this site can now share photos on any topic they feel would interest the rest of us. Simply:
Only you can add photos to galleries you create, and all photos you add will be credited to you inside your gallery!
ALL YOU NEED TO KNOW BUT ARE
TOO SHY TO ASK
We didn't have the "computer advantage" when we were growing up so many of us are a little timid when approaching this newfangled contraption. With that in mind, a new forum section entitled "All You Need to Know But Are too Shy to Ask" has been created.
The new feature has directions for many of the skills needed to take full advantage of our web site. It even explains how to print those directions so you can have them in front of you as you navigate into new territory.
A second feature explains exactly how to obtain additional help with any problem which may come up. It's really simple: just email me, as site administrator; and I'll get the answer straight from the experts at Class Creator.
So now, with a little bit of determination, you can fully explore the site, send emails, reply to survey questions, comment in forums, and load pictures. Just click on the link below.
A NOTE TO NEWCOMERS
Please register and choose a password so you can explore the complete site we have created. It's filled with classmates' memories, pictures, updates, information on the Fifties, and more.
So, welcome to the World of Fenger - June 1958!