From verbal history and first hand witness, it has always been clear that Alfred and Eddie redefined sibling loyalty. Through out their life they always supported each other. Like all Saba’s they fought but never held a grudge, tempers would flare up and cool down just as fast. One things was always true, never get … Continue reading
Forgot I had scanned this little time-capsule gem. Eddie purchased a Zenith Radio for $34.70 on July 15, 1946 from Carlisle Hardware Company in Springfield, MA. The precursor to the credit card.
This is an article about the University of Vermont 1933 Football Season opening. Notice that in 1933 Edward Saba position changed to Quarterback.
An interesting read from 1932 in this the University of New Hampshire, Athletic News. Before each game the coaches would write an op-ed piece that ran side-by-side. Unfortunately we only have the first page. The remaining are from another addition but also mention “fast hard-hitting Saba” who was seen by UNH “the individual star of … Continue reading
Six members of the Windham High School, 1928 basketball team, which was the first Windham team to go to the state tournament, gathered at the Elks Club Friday for their classes 50th reunion. Shown from Left to Right are Max Heller, Edward Saba, Edward Meikle (captain), Francis Dillon, Morton Tinker, and Coach Tom Callahan.
Best slogan ever!
My Grandfather was a force to be reckoned with, he was always quick with a joke, friendly but not to be trifled with either. I found this letter and Alfred’s accompanying notes for a glimpse into his handwriting and presentation style. What is funny is even though he passed in 1986 when I read some … Continue reading
Alfred Saba was involved in local and State politics for much of his life. He helped get many elected over the years and knew almost all of them (and many of their secrets I’m sure!). I don’t have a date for this photo but it is Alfred Saba with Governor Ella Grasso at teh Stae … Continue reading