About the Author

Alfred Marion Chard
Blurbarian Since November 2009
Name Alfred Marion Chard
Location Dublin, Ohio USA
Gender Male
My Occupation Active retirement
My Bio Alfred Marion Chard was raised in Audubon, Iowa, in the dust bowl years. He graduated from the State University of Iowa and the US Navy Midshipman's School at Columbia University in 1943. After the war he was a business executive in the manufacturing industry. He is now retired and working on his second book.

Things I Don't Mind The World Knowing

Spoiler alert: I'm thinking my next book will be about...
If you are interested in the day to day life in rural American in the late 19th and early 20th century,
read my latest book, Family Stories of the Curreys, Baldwins, and Wades
This book is addictive. Read it. (At your own risk.)
Take special note of the political implications in the artwork of the envelopes and stationary of the time. Shaping public opinion has not changed as much as you might think in the last 150 years.