What’s Wrong With Downtown Hartford? — January 19, 1983

"Thirty years ago, the center of Hartford was a busy, active, though never vibrant, area. There was no fear on the streets, and shops of every description abounded. Going there was fun. What has happened to Hartford?"

June 28, 2020 ⁠— The Lagan / Mullen Family of Enfield, Connecticut

"Mrs. Arthur Robert Mullen, the former Grace Frances Lagan, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. James Lagan of Bloomfield, became the bride of Mr. Mullen of Enfield, son of the late Mr. and Mrs. Michael Mullen, on November 27, 1943, in the Sacred Heart Church, Bloomfield, Connecticut."

June 28, 2020 ⁠— Arthur Robert Mullen III, in high school

I was born in 1983, and my first organized learning was at Ellsworth Memorial School. It was actually a pre-school class called, "Fun and Fitness." At the pre-school I made my first friend, Bradford, and second friend, David Chevry, who introduced me to my third friend, Peter Tonkin. The other thing I learned was that a group of people can work together to create an air pocket from an up-hoisted parachute, under which exists a magical world until the inevitable collapse.