Bel Air resident and chess champion Shelby Getz to battle for national senior championship online this weekend – Baltimore Sun

The list includes Larry Christiansen, 64, from the Boston area; Igor Novikov, 58, from Lexington, Kentucky; Patrick Wolff, 52, from San Francisco; Gregory Kaidanov, 60, from Lexington, Kentucky; Alexander Goldin, 55, from the Orlando area; Alexander Shabalov, 52, from Pittsburgh; Joel Benjamin, 56, from Waldwick, New Jersey; Alex Yermolinsky, 62, from Sioux Falls, South Dakota; and Dmitry Gurevich, 63, from Chicago.

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Blast from the Past / 1959: a summertime parade of toys – Lewiston Morning Tribune

Donna Sonner (right) shows off her doll, Blondie, to an appreciative audience during a doll-and-toy parade held in Lewistons Pioneer Park in this photo published in the July 17, 1959, Lewiston Tribune. At left is Claudette Munsterman, a playground aide for the Lewiston Parks & Recreation Department, who was the emcee for the parade as well as a talent show held at the same event July 16.

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