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Carlisle Trace Vol. 20 A Bunch of Bozos By Clarence J. Rockey
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Retirement: The time in life when the job is done and relaxation and following the dream of idle time to play. Never giving up some play, desiring competition. Recollections of retired men A... More > group of retired men in the community have a sixty-five and older softball league and are scheduled to play once a week. Finishing a game they would meet for a cookout and as old men will, swap tales regarding their experiences in the past. Their stories relate to life in Carlisle Trace span portions of three centuries. As the anecdotes unfold, their team is doing what is important to them; playing softball a game of their youth, enjoying the challenges, victories, defeats and camaraderie of good friendship.< Less
Carlisle Trace Vol. 5 Fall from Mount Niitaka By Clarence J. Rockey
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Pearl Harbor: The sneak attack on Pearl Harbor will always remain a hallmark of our history. Its lessons should never be repeated nor the brave men and women forgotten. Pearl Harbor, war and... More > romance Pearl Harbor was a major loss due to an unexpected attack on Sunday morning when the fleet sailors wore white uniforms while attending church services as the Japanese planes came in for the slaughter. What if those in charge took another approach to the situation, planned differently and trained for an attack acknowledging the Japanese were a legitimate and dangerous enemy? This story unfolds during February to December 1941 on both sides of the Pacific. It was fateful time as a young airman and woman become involved in a courtship.< Less
Carlisle Trace Vol. 3 The Tin Tie By Clarence J. Rockey
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Immigration: Hundreds of thousands of people came to America for a new life. Each had a unique story; good and bad, mostly poor, some with wealth, all for one reason: liberty. An... More > immigrant’s saga Born in Austria he fought with the German Army during WW-I from August of 1914 until December 1918. Leaving the service he decided to follow relatives to America, attending college and entering the business world with his bride by opening a company. The timing was unfortunate: the Great Depression. After ten difficult years in business, the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor occurred, WWII erupted and America was at war. In a spate of patriotism he enlisted in the American Army and was involved in the fight with his former countrymen.< Less
Carlisle Trace Vol. 2 Legacy of a Gunfighter By Clarence J. Rockey
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Western: A favorite time in our history was the winning of the west. The men and women who tamed the vast wild expanse west of the mighty Mississippi will always be our heroes. A pioneer family... More > of the West Forced to leave home after the Civil War a young man started west drawn by reading stories of gunfighters, figures constant in his daydreams. An event occurred forcing him to adopt two children and his life changed. Events arose and eventually he became the father of ten with a charming wife; a life he had not planned but accepted without complaint. While dreaming of the golden west he desired, he stood fast day-after-day accepting and combating every element nature or mankind offered to provide for his family.< Less
Carlisle Trace Vol. 1 Genesis of a City By Clarence J. Rockey
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History: The city of Carlisle Trace evolved through the years from hundreds of immigrants from foreign lands. The city, like all of America was another melting pot. Populating the city, short... More > stories In the 1930s during the height of the Great Depression a young educator was teaching her government class in the junior high school. Her current project was to have her students provide oral presentations regarding their ancestors soliciting information from parents and grandparents. As the story unfolds the teacher discovered she was being threatened and the police were called to investigate. The short stories evolve as her students described anecdotes concerning immigration to the United States of America to their classmates.< Less
Carlisle Trace Vol. 4 The Thirteen Apostles By Clarence J. Rockey
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Biblical: America was founded on the basis of Judeo-Christian principles and philosophy that influenced our moral climate and decisions, both governmental and personal. A Biblical allegory A... More > perplexed teenager deciding on a career and possessing doubts regarding his ability to pursue the Catholic priesthood explained to his family. His father -- undertaking a plan to assist his son -- related a thought-provoking story to his family involving an insidious conspiracy plot with political machinations, deliberate deception and the murder. After listening to the inglorious tale and his father’s explanation of why he related the moralizing narrative the young man developed a capability to determine the correct decision regarding his future.< Less
Carlisle Trace Vol. 15 A Case of Abuse By Clarence J. Rockey
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The court: The legal system, the entity that guarantees liberty contains checks and balances depends on the courts to ensure this occurs when a case is tried before the people. A report of child... More > abuse A couple received good news regarding their future. Their happiness was shattered as their daughter made an incredible allegation of sexual abuse against her stepfather. A court battle developed under local and state media attention. The state Attorney General actively used the case to promote a personal agenda, providing assistance and direction in the prosecution of the case. The trial was bitterly fought and was placed in the hands of the jurors. The trial came to an abrupt, climactic and conclusion after the announcement of the jury verdict.< Less
Carlisle Trace Vol. 13 Quiet Assassin By Clarence J. Rockey
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Investigation: Murder is reported in the media every day. What is not reported is the tedious and lengthy hours investigator must perform to capture the culprit. Chronicle of a murder On a quiet... More > evening in the suburbs a man, observed by many neighbors, walked to a home, rang the bell and shot the woman dead without a sound. Investigators suspected the husband was guilty but the physical evidence was imperfect ballistics data, leaving the authorities with circumstantial evidence to arrive at a guilty verdict. Exploring all known avenues of inquiry they arrived at an agreeable solution; the husband was subject to proving his foolproof alibi was not false. With those tenuous conditions, the District Attorney proceeded to trial.< Less
Carlisle Trace Vol. 14 Dalliances and Deceptions By Clarence J. Rockey
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Duplicity: Driven by greed, lust and personal gain some in society will cut corners, cheat, lie, or use criminal means to reach their goals, some even to the extent of murder. A felonious family... More > man Martin was a paradox, a loving and doting husband and father, yet also a philanderer of monumental proportions. He was a murderer, cheat, liar, thief, but was adorable to his lovers who see him as man without fault. In a moment of surprise and extreme anger makes a costly mistake and his life is changed forever. Martin, with his future destroyed and pursued by the authorities initiates a new life as Stewart, a life he visualized for himself and his wife. It was possible if he could garner the resilience to diminish his amoral appetites.< Less
Carlisle Trace 'Vol. 12 Pariah By Clarence J. Rockey
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Vietnam: Vietnam caused a chasm of concepts in the country, as the war progressed two camps of thought arose, those supporting the war and the protesting faction. The Vietnam War; a... More > nonconformist The war was in progress when he graduated from high school and he attended college and he would not be drafted. On receiving his degree the possibility of being drafted emerged and he decided against running the risk of being called into the service, leaving to live in Canada. He eventually became a citizen, married, started a business and raised a family. Surreptitiously he managed to visit with family and friends in the US. Because of in-laws, after the war his life in Canada became untenable, causing him to make other decisions for his future.< Less

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