James E. McEldowney's Writings
[Also see " Gateway to India," expanded version with graphics of James' Tales]
[Chicken Feathers] [Grandfathers] [Teacher] [Go West!] [To India] [Kashmir I] [Palgham] [Golconda] [Tiger Hill] [Ruth's Rat] [Sea Voyage] [Bachelor Days] [Dinosaur bone] [Elephant] [Frogs & Chicks] [Jagdalpur] [Gandhi] [Christmas] [Lost] [Rhine] [Snakes] [Deosari] [Prodigal] [Tiwarighat] [Khana Kishli] [Mela] [Kashmir II] [School Party] [World since 1907] [Kent Schulz and Christy Conard]

Stories
Memories of childhoods: or The Sound of One Elephant Feather Croaking
SubjectContents
Feathers Are For
Chickens
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South Dakota, 1911.
At 4 years old, I fell into a bucket of chicken feathers
Grandfathers The Story of my father
Teacher - Teacher My teaching years at Kensett
Go West Young Man, Go West
Summer 1930.
Wilbur and I go west to work in a lumber camp and climb Mount Hood.
India, Here We Come Arriving in India at Hyderabad; Betty is born
Kashmir, A Fairyland.
India, 1941
Going to Kashmir, houseboat
Living in Tents. Emersons and us at Palgham; Ruth and Betty in tent
Golconda. Seeing the old fort where Kohinoor diamond was found
On the Border Of Tibet. Summer at Darjeeling
Ruth's Rat. Rat in Ruth's bed
Alone At Sea In Wartime. Going out to India during the war
Bachelor Days. Stanley Thoburn and I and Bishop Pickett
Dinosaur Bone. Stanley and I find a dinosaur bone
My Birthday Elephant.
Jabalpur, 1947
Barbara's Third Birthday
Little Frogs and Baby
Chicks
.India, 1948
Kings and I go to get Hawa Bagh bus; Philip pushes the bus
Jagdalpur Forests. Our trip to Jagdalpur; I photograph wild animals
Mahatma Gandhi. My visit to see Gandhi
Christmas. How we celebrated Christmas on Leonard Campus
Lost. In London, 1949 Family in London, to Kew Gardens
Up the Rhine. Going to Heidelberg, Germany to see brother Morris and family
Snakes. My bout with cobras
Hiking and Camping In the Himalayas. Four families spend a holiday at Deosari
The Prodigal Returns. Making the "Prodigal" film
Betty Ann and I Go to a Hindu Festival. Betty and I go to a mela
In a National Game Preserve: Kanha Kislie. The children ride on the car and also on the elephant
My Easter Sermon. I see masses of Christians celebrating Easter
Kashmir Again. Our trip to Kashmir with the Whites; you as Greek goddess
The School Party. Betty's last trip up from Jabalpur
Was it scary?. Earthquakes, leprosy, amoeba, a lighted match
My world in 1907. Things I have experienced since 1907
Kent Schulz and Christy Conard. Finding meaning in life

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