• Bethel,  Illusions/Delusions,  P.T. Barnum

    A “scairy” tale.

    ~ “Well, I guess there’s a sucker born every minute.” ― David Hannum Cinderella has been busy with research and related work of late, which accounts for the silence of a week. But she’s noticed that readers continue to visit, and sincerely appreciates their interest. Part of our silent time has been spent looking into obscure and well-known biographies and histories around and about what is sometimes called the “bedroom” of New York City – incorporated towns in the orbit of Newtown.  Woodbury, for one. Bethel, for another. And, of course, there are more. All of these towns have something in common: They know which side their bread is buttered…