Richard Caplinger and the Bird Cage

When Richard Caplinger graduated from high school, the family was living in South Miami. Someone drove to Homestead and picked up his grandmother Gertrude, so she could attend the graduation ceremony. She was waiting on the family to finish getting ready when Agnes...

Kathryn and Grandma

Here is a real cute little story about Kathryn Field Wall, daughter of Lloyd and Elizabeth Caplinger Field. When she was just a little girl my mother was taking care of her one day. Now my mother had dandruff pretty bad and loved to sit with her comb and scratch her...

Things My Grandmother Told Me

My grandmother Caplinger told me: She was so small when she was born she had to be carried around on a pillow for at least three months. She had a little brother who died when he was born. He was very small. When she was ten years old, she saw Abraham Lincoln...