Ronald Dockery was a native of Barrington, Illinois who was a co-owner of Adco Van & Storage. He left behind his memoirs to his family and his son, David Dockery, edited them and added his memoirs to create a book called Looking Back: Growing Up in Middle-America in the 20th Century. He was very active in Rotary, Masons, Moose Lodge, and Barrington High School. He also traveled the world in retirement making friends everywhere he went. His unique insight into the times of his childhood are what make his book so interesting and delightful.
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Looking Back: Growing Up in Middle America in the 20th Century
by Ronald Dockery & David Dockery
Check out this relly interesting hstory of two suburban young men who grow up in the same town. One tells the story of an older man's memories from the 40's and 50's and his son, David tells his story about a fond memory of public pools, riding bikes until the street lights went off, the roller rink, Atari, and Disco. Songs and history of the era is also included. Buy it now for a reduced price.
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