Tag Archives: Jackie Bancroft

Jackie and The Horses

Archaeological records indicate that horse racing occurred in ancient Babylon, Syria, and Egypt, and was an event in Greek Olympics by 648 B.C. The style and distance of racing vary significantly by the country in which the race is occurring. There are three major types of racing: flat racing, steeplechase...

The Anniversary

Jackie Bancroft Spencer Morgan (“Jackie”) and Ronnie Lee Morgan (“Ron”, http://www.ronmorgan.net/) were married on December 7, 2000, at the Ritz Carlton in Palm Springs in a private ceremony with about fifteen people attending. Two of Jackie’s three children, “Wink” and Kathryn were there, as was I. Jackie was a private...

Jackie Orthwein, the well educated

Jackie Orthwein, later known by her married names:”Bancroft”, “Spencer”, and “Morgan”, was well-educated as a graduate of Kent College. For over a hundred years, Kent has followed the motto: “Simplicity of life, Directness of purpose, self-reliance”. Jackie followed that motto throughout her life. Kent is located in the Northwest corner...