Robert Bike


Licensed Massage Therapy #5473
Eugene, Oregon


Teaching Reiki Master

Life Coach


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Private classes.
Biblical Aromatherapy
Therapeutic Essential
Oil Massages
President of the Oregon Massage Therapists Association
& 2012-2013

I graduated from Freeport (Illinois) High School.
I'm a Pretzel!

FHS Reunions

Copyright 2002 - present

Latest Copyright
July 31, 2013


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Remarkable Stories,
Volume 1

by Robert Bike

Remarkable events have happened in Freeport and Stephenson County, Illinois, and remarkable people have lived there. These are stories gathered about people and events from 1835 through World War II.

By no means complete, these are overviews of lives and events which shaped our country and our world. From events in the lives of Tutty Baker, Abraham Lincoln, Charles Guiteau, Leonard Colby, Jane Addams and Bob Wienand come stories that will amaze you. Welcome to Volume 1 of our living history.

The author lives in Eugene, Oregon, and works as a Licensed Massage Therapist and Life Coach. An amateur historian, parts of these stories and many more appear on this website.

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Biblical Aromatherapy

by Robert Bike

The Bible mentions about 232 plants by name, or closely enough to figure out what plant is meant. Of these, 24 are aromatic plants; that is, parts of the plants can be pressed or distilled to get an essential oil. Essential oils are the lifeblood of plants and have tremendous healing capabilities.

The healing power of plants is the basis for modern medicines.

Biblical Aromatherapy
discusses how the plants were used in biblical days and how you can use the essential oils from biblical plants.

Originally published in manuscript form in 1999, I completely revised the book and added illustrations.

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List price $24.99; introductory offer $19.99

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Olga Carlile, columnist for the Freeport (Illinois) Journal Standard, featured this website in her column on January 19, 2007.
Here is a jpg scan.

Harriet Gustason, another columnist for the Freeport Journal Standard, has featured this website twice. Click to see pdf of articles:
June 29, 2012
November 3, 2012


"My Life Purpose is to inspire my friends
and clients to achieve
success, health,
wealth and happiness
by empowering them
to reach their potential,
while living in harmony
with each other, animals
and our planet."
Robert Bike

Robert Bike, LMT, LLC

The Polaris is the high school annual from Freeport High School, Freeport, Illinois.

All text and photos Copyright 2002 - present Robert L. Bike, except for photos and direct quotes from the Polaris, and other uncopyrighted material in the public domain.

The Class of 1941

1941 cover

Ruth Adamson, Jack Althoff, Laverne Amerpohl, Charles Anderson, Leroy Anderson, Helene Armagost,

Richard Bald, Roibert Bast, Leonard Bastian, Helene Bauscher, Evelyn Beer, Paul Bennett, Beatrice Berg, Clinton Beuscher, Jo Anne Blehinger, Betty Bordner, Meryl Bowen, Sylvia Breed, Ralph Brei, Alvera Brick, Virginia Briggs, Marjorie Brinkmeier, Marietta Brydson,

Eleanor Camerer, Robert Cannon, Frank Cannova, Jeanette Carter, Evelyn Caudle, Helen Cheeseman, Kathleen Christen, Wilbur Coble, Dwain Cook, Marilynn Cook, Malcolm Coomber, Evalyn Cordes, Catherine Covert, LaVonne Crabtree, Harry Cramer, Cleone Crowe,

Bob Dahm, Bernice Dassing, Jack Datt, Maurice De Mong, Eleanor De Nure, Ted Dean, Henry Deemer, Walter Deike, June Delzell, Andrew Dennis, William Dickman, Walter Divan, Bob Dixon, Claire Dorst, Marian Dunn,

Shirley Ellis, Bob Engelhart, Elva Engelman, Herbert Enzler, Marianna Erdmier, Paul Euler, Virginia Euler, June Ewing,

Iris Fierheller, Shirley Finley, Edgar Fluegel, Mae Fluegel, Bill Forrester, Norma Forrester, Bill Freerksen,

Betty Geiger, Dorothy George, Norma Getty, Donald Gilbert, Lois Glasser, Eunice Goetz, Marian Grant, Alfred Green, George Green, Howard Green, Russell Greier, Phyllis Grupe, June Guhl, Marilyn Guhl,

Vere Hageman, Rodger Hainke, Jean Hanna, Jean Hardie, John Haupert, Doris Heath, Harold Heidel, Betty Heimbuch, Mabel Hermann, Jim Higley, Marjorie Hill, Dorothy Hillman, Douglas Houy, Natalie Huber, Marjorie Hull, Eldora Hutmacher, Wanda Hutmacher,

Constance Ilgen, Margaret Irwin, Donald Isaac,

Wilma Jacobs, Jerry Jaeger, Dale Janssen, Murray Jayne, Helen Johnson, Joe Johnson, Marjory Johnson, Wallace Johnson, George Jones,

Betty Karageorge, Ardella Kerr, Maxine Knauff, Betty Koehler, Mary Korf, Kenneth Kortemeier, Irene Kortes, Ethel Korth, Rosella Kostenbader, Pat Kraft, Geraldine Krogull, Roderick Kruse, Ralph Krusey, Doris Kryder, Frances Kurz, Shirley Kurtz,

Florence LaBorde, Bud Lafferty, Don Laible, Alice Lalley, Annabel Landreth, Jean Larson, Donna Lavelle, Ellen Lebrecht, Harold Leerhoff, Bill Leggett, Jewell Lieber, William Liscom, Mary Little, Ralph Lloyd, Dwight Loewe, Russell Lotta, Ernest Love, Elizabeth Lynch,

Ray Marler, Dick McFalls, John McPherson, Carol Mensenkamp, Katherine Merkle, Delmer Meyers, Merle Meyers, James Miller, Wayne Miller, Glen Mogle, Virginia Moore, Betty Mortenson, Dale Moss, Lawrence Moss,

Mabel Neberman, Dorothy Newell, Dorothy Nichols, Lucille Niemeier, Egon Noorman, Vale Nortridge,

Marlys Oosting, Arlene Opel,

Robert Peck, Russell Penticoff, Orin Perkins, Lillian Peterson, Bill Phillips, Marilyn Phillips, Robert Place, Bill Popkes, Mildred Popov, Eleanor Propp,

Don Rapean, Russell Rayhorn, Joyce Reed, Ann Rodemeyer, Helen Ruffner, John Rund,

Alice Samadeen, Lorraine Sanders, Mary Sargent, Fern Schelp, Dick Scofield, Bob Sheetz, Jack Schimpf, Bettie Schmidt, James Schneider, Jean Schweitzer, Doris Secker, Jack Shuey, Robert Simmons, Warren Simpson, Jack Smith, June Sowers, Alvin Spencer, Jean Springer, Kathryn Standring, Clif Stanton, Doris Steele, Marijane Steinmetz, Kathryn Strohecker, Kenneth Sutterlin, Patricia Sward,

Marguerite Teare, Mae TerHark, Don Tretter, Ben Turner,

Isabella Vaughn, Darlene Virtue,

Jayn Wahler, Joyce Wahler, Elwood Wardlow, George Wamsley, Bob Washburn, Gloria Welch, Shirley Wieman, Jeanette Wienand, James Witte, Glatha Woodbury,

Marian Yoder, Henry Young,

Helen Zastrow.

Polaris Home

Freeport High School

Click on any year in the chart below to see the class and other info,
such as postcards, people and events from that year.

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