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The expansion bracelet – celebrating 100 years!

April 14th, 2013 // 7:32 pm @

Great Uncle Art Hadley’s expansion bracelet invention is 100 years old this year.  Patented February 11, 1913, the expansion bracelet became the forerunner to today’s expansion watchband.  Hadley-Roma Company manufactures this watchband and still carries the Hadley name. Hadley’s invention made him a multi-millionaire…his estate-debacle story to be found in “The Inventor’s Fortune Up For…
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In honor of Marv Harshman

April 14th, 2013 // 7:24 pm @

Marv Harshman, Hall of Fame basketball coach, a true old-fashioned gentleman and the ultimate bookworm, endorsed The Inventor’s Fortune Up For Grabs by saying, “An intriguing story of a true legal case with many unanticipated and unique surprises!” Coach Harshman passed away Friday, April 12, 2013, and will be greatly missed.

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Prayers for NewTown, Connecticut

December 26th, 2012 // 3:21 am @

Our heartfelt prayers and hopes go to the families of NewTown, Connecticut.

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December 8, 2012 book signing – more information!

November 29th, 2012 // 7:24 pm @

Suzanne will sign books Saturday, December 8th from 4 to 7 p.m. at UpperCase Book Shop in Snohomish, WA.  This is combined with Historic Downtown Snohomish,  Sippin & Shoppin event.  Tickets for the wine tasting are available at: Many shops in Snohomish will be open for sampling Western Washington’s wines.  It’s advised you bring your own glass…
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Victims of Super Storm Sandy

November 10th, 2012 // 5:54 pm @

Our hearts and prayers go out to our friends and family who endured the devastation of Super Storm Sandy.  

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Book Signing – December 8, 2012 – Snohomish, WA

October 9th, 2012 // 2:26 am @

Suzanne will sign The Inventor’s Fortune Up for Grabs December 8, 2012 at 6:30 p.m. at UpperCase Book Shop in  Snohomish, WA. The address is: 1118 – First St.,  Snohomish, WA. This is a quaint town filled with antique shops, restaurants and bars, and a super book store.  The event will feature several authors and…
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The Federal Lawyer magazine, March 2012!

February 21st, 2012 // 12:48 am @

Henry S. Cohn, book reviewer for The Federal Lawyer magazine gave us an in-depth review of our book.  Cohn compares “The Inventor’s Fortune Up For Grabs” with “The Greer Case” by David W. Peck which was used for many years in pre-law programs.  Cohn says, “The Inventor’s Fortune Up for Grabs is a 21st-century version…
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John to address University Women group in Old Saybrook, CT

January 14th, 2012 // 9:19 pm @

The Lower Connecticut River Valley Chapter of the American Association of University Women, Book Discussion Group, has selected John Pfarr to speak about our book.  The date is April 4th in Old Saybrook, CT.

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Esquire Magazine publishes ad for Hadley bracelets and wristwatches – 1936!

December 31st, 2011 // 6:47 pm @

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Suzanne is an artist at using her pen as a brush

December 31st, 2011 // 6:45 pm @

The most beautiful part of the book was Suzanne’s presentation and characterization of her family members. Suzanne is an artist at using her pen (or WP) as a brush to lovingly paint pictures of each family member so vividly. What a special family! Aloise I. McDonald Author “A Looking Glass” Federal Way, WA.

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