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“Other than that, Mrs. Lincoln, how did you enjoy the play” – Newspaper reporter.

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Post by sweetandsour » Sat Oct 20, 2018 8:04 pm

Yesterday on a local highway, a convoy went awry. Had traffic backed up for miles. The soldiers were all sitting around looking at their cell phones when I drove by, but I imagine somebody got a good "talking to" later.

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I took this picture this morning from my back deck.


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Post by CodeMonkey » Mon Oct 22, 2018 8:45 pm

When I was a kid a lot of older women wore bonnets like this when working in the fields. My grandmother for one.

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Post by CodeMonkey » Tue Oct 23, 2018 8:23 pm

One of the towns in Oklahoma that was formed after the Civil War by former slaves. It was one of a number of towns in Oklahoma that were established and populated entirely by black people. Boley is just a few miles from where my mother lives.

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Silverton, Colorado 1911
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durangopipe wrote:
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Silverton, Colorado 1911
It's c-cold up in those parts. Looks especially so in black & white
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Silverton Mountain.
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Post by sweetandsour » Sat Oct 27, 2018 4:35 am

durangopipe wrote:
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Silverton Mountain.
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At first glance I read it as Wolverton Mountain. I was disappointed.
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Post by durangopipe » Sat Oct 27, 2018 10:16 am

sweetandsour wrote:
Sat Oct 27, 2018 4:35 am
durangopipe wrote:
Thu Oct 25, 2018 10:52 pm
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Silverton Mountain.
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At first glance I read it as Wolverton Mountain. I was disappointed.
Don’t be. That’s Clifton Clowers skiing the powder and making turns sweeter than h-o-o-o-o-ney. :P
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Post by sweetandsour » Wed Oct 31, 2018 3:10 am

Not now, Josephine.

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