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Dogwood Ramblings

Dogwood Ramblings

Occasionally (sometimes too often) I am upset and disgusted with reports on television. The latest was Hillary Clinton asking her audience if they were ready for a woman president, to which they responded with rousing applause. Although I did embrace ...

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Dogwood Ramblings

A nice lady from Ava tracked me down and we had a delightful phone visit. She said this column is the first one she reads in the Herald each week and she says we are of the same thought processes, ...

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Yes, it has been quite miserable weather-wise. However, the north and northeast have had a much more miserable time. A trip for groceries would be nice, but things are going fairly well here at Dogwood. The dogs seem to enjoy ...

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Last Weeks News – The best laid plans of mice and men often go astray. Or as my mother used to say, the best laid plans of mice and men always come to some foul end. So, it seems the ...

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How many of you have any idea what a potato harvest was like around the early 1960’s in North Dakota? After hand milking and other barn chores there were the four sons to get up, a young babysitter to get, ...

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I don’t know about you, but I am too dog-gone old to have to be learning a new computer.  It seems some of those college grads put their heads together to make computers too intricate for Great Depression folk.  Grandson ...

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Do you watch the news regularly, either liberal or conservative news? It has gotten to the point that I just watch early mornings, mostly to catch the weather and a few highlights of events. It seems the bulk of the ...

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The Christmas Holidays are now behind us and it is time to get out the ledgers (or receipts) and to start preparing your tax returns. I can’t think of anyone other than a CPA who finds this a pleasure. Well ...

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It seems there are no ends to pleasant surprises around here. I’ve been trying to rest and recuperate as ordered by my doctors. However, it seems that neighbors and friends also want their say – and have stopped by with ...

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It appears a rush is being put upon those who contribute to the Herald, and the rush is understood. I wonder if I am perhaps not receiving the messages being sent me, some would say from God, some would say ...

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