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This structure is within biking distance of Ocean Grove. PG photo 2013

Trinity Episcopal Church in Asbury Park.  Paul Goldfinger ©  photo March 30, 2013. Click image for full view

SOUNDTRACK:     From the Norwich Cathedral Choir in England:

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Shark River Inlet. Pre-Sunrise February 21st, 9˚F. By Bob Bowné. Special to Blogfinger

Shark River Inlet, Avon side.    Pre-sunrise February 21st, 9˚F. By Bob Bowné. Special to Blogfinger  ©  Click on the image for a spectacular blowup.

KELLY ROWLAND

 

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Jersey Shore Gallery. Photo by Paul Goldfinger. Oct. 2014

Interlaken, New Jersey.  Oct. 2014  This incredible house has echoes of history going back to  c. 1920’s or ’30’s.  (It calls to me–I want it!)  Paul Goldfinger photograph © Re-post.

CINDY SCOTT from her album Major to Minor.

Cindy Scott

Cindy Scott

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Photo by Paul Goldfinger. Blogfinger.net. December, 2015. ©

Photo by Paul Goldfinger. Blogfinger.net. December, 2015. ©  Click for a larger shopping cart.  I love the design on this ShopRite, especially on a bright, sunny day with brilliant colors.  It seems very nostalgic and comfortable. Repost.

The ShopRite of Belmar is located in zip code 07719, which is the same for Wall and Belmar.  It seems that the store is known by both town names. Even their customer service department is not sure which is the official town.  Therefore, as with King Solomon, I will split the baby and award a prize to either chosen town.

JUNE CARTER CASH:

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June 3, 2014. By Paul Goldfinger ©

Southern exposure.   June 3, 2014. By Paul Goldfinger ©

LOUIS ARMSTRONG  (live performance:)

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Seaside Heights, NJ. 2013. By Paul Goldfinger

Seaside Heights, NJ. 2013. By Paul Goldfinger. click to enlarge.  This Jersey Shore town has a long tradition of youthful summer romance.

THE McGARRIGLE HOUR with Kate and Anna, and Chaim Tannenbaum, and Lily Lanken.

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Sandy Hook. October, 2015. Paul Goldfinger photo © Blogfinger.net

Sandy Hook. October, 2015. Paul Goldfinger photo © Blogfinger.net

EMILE-CLAIRE BARLOW   from her album The Very Thought of You.  “Dream a Little Dream of Me.”  The song, from 1931, was a big hit with the Mamas and the Papas in 1968.

Sandy Hook is very beautiful in the autumn.  Go there—–take Ocean Avenue all the way up for the scenic route.  No admission this time of year, and you can take your dog.

“Sweet dreams till sunbeams find you
Sweet dreams that leave all worries behind you
But in your dreams, whatever they be
Dream a little dream of me”

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Arrow Acres Farm in Wall Township. July, 2014. By Paul Goldfinger ©

Arrow Acres Farm in Wall Township. This family has roots back into the  1600’s in this area.  July, 2014. By Paul Goldfinger ©  Click to enlarge.

BILLY JOEL

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Suffragists put up a poster in Long Branch. Joe Czachowski 2010 fromLibraryof Congress; Remembering the Jersey Shoere 1915

Suffragists put up a poster in Long Branch, 1915.   Photo from the Library of Congress in   Remembering the Jersey Shore  by Joe Czachowski, 2010.

By Paul Goldfinger

“Votes for women” activists were busy in the summer of 1915. These three were advertising a speech by activist Anna Howard Shaw whose biography  The Story of a Pioneer”was published that year.  Suffragists  organized concerts, lectures, parades and even ball games from Keyport to Atlantic Highlands to Asbury Park.    Alice Paul was born in  Burlington (see Mary Walton’s book about Alice Paul, available at  the Comfort Zone).

The Historical Society of Ocean Grove has a great deal of information about the women’s movements in OG.

SOUNDTRACK:  COUNT BASIE AND TONY BENNETT—What is the world coming to??

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Belmar, NJ. Paul Goldfinger photo. ©

Belmar, NJ. 2013.    Paul Goldfinger photo. ©   click to enlarge.  Re-posted from November, 2013.

 

This painting was found behind Freedman’s, an iconic Jersey Shore bakery.  They used to have many branches in this area, but their last gasp was at this Belmar location, a wonderful place that had excellent baked goods and a place to sit down and enjoy the food and the show.

LEONARD BERNSTEIN   (Israel Philharmonic)   “On the Waterfront. Moving Forward.”

 

Freedman’s BF 2013

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