Monthly Archives: August 2011

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Your Town

75th Annual Will Rogers Memorial Rodeo. By the time you read this it will all be over, it will be history. The story is that Will Rogers came to Vinita, Ok., to visit some ranchers and when the subject of a rodeo came up, he said, “Hold a rodeo next […]

New Crayons

  Every year when the stores put out school supplies, I have a strong irresistible urge to buy new crayons. When I started school each year, my new crayons, a Big Chief tablet, and new wooden pencils made me so proud. I worked hard to keep my crayons new. I […]

Hummingbird Feeders

  This morning when I let the dog out, there was a hummingbird at the empty feeder, but thank goodness, he wasn’t going to starve, since I have trumpet plant, hibiscus, rose of Sharon, and other plants that hummingbirds seem to like. I have two hummingbird feeders in the backyard, […]

The Right Information

  I’ve always believed that, given the right information and material, I could do anything. Even years ago when I was in college, I worked on my own typewriters and sewing machines. If I could look it up in a reference book, read it and see it, I could do […]