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In 1980s & 1990s, 3-Wilhelmina (Bee) Garris King 1918-2007, 4-Boyd King Dimmock 1949-, 5-Julie Anna Dimmock 1979-, 5-Laurie Dimmock Nappier 1982-, POSTS on January 9, 2010 at 9:32 am

(Editor’s note: Under the headline “Playtime,” the Sun Journal cutline reads, “Playgrounds and children seem to go together — where you find one, chances are you’ll find the other. These junior gymnasts took advantage of the weekend’s warm temperatures to practice some original moves.” Grandma/Momma/Bee wrote, “Taken of Boyd & her children — printed in Sun Journal.” Do any of you know the story behind this? And which playground this was?)

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  1. Yes, this is the playground that was in walking distance from the old green tryon road house. I remember that day!

  2. What fun… yes, I remember this day. It was funny, the photographer must have used a telephoto lens because he was no where near us but later called for permission to use the photos. This was the playground, Fort Totten, where I worked for the city the first summer after I started college. Yes, just a few blocks from the house on Tryon Road.

  3. I remember that playground!

  4. Aunt Boyd, you worked for the city? What did you do? And what year do you reckon this newspaper article appeared?

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