Stories like this just warm my heart, and yours too, I bet.
“The Poodle that came home,” in Sunday’s (Aug. 1) Santa Rosa Press-Democrat, is about memorablia from a famous San Francisco restaurant -- and its proprietors -- that was restored to its owners after 30 years.
The papers found in an antique dresser had changed hands more than once when the new owner decided to make a try at finding whose they were.
Rather than repeat the whole story here, I encourage you to go online and find the article for yourself. It is all about persistence and research and happy endings -- like much of genealogy.
Here is the link: http://www.pressdemocrat.com/article/20100801/ARTICLES/100809971