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Percy’s Funeral

On March 10, 1918, Emmett’s older brother Percy Brockenbrough Wilson died of tuberculosis.   Percy was only 46 years old, a well-respected and admired community physician.   Percy’s funeral was held one hundred years ago today, March 12, 1918, in Sneads, Florida. It was likely well attended by most of […]

Something New

I signed up to be an election judge this year, for the November 8 general election. The training is rather easy: You read the materials the election board provides, then take an exam. If you pass the examination, you’ll be contacted later for an in-person classroom training session. Interestingly, I’ve […]