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I’ll Have The L. B. Jello Please

From Our Presidents: Lunch Break: Menu from Lady Bird Johnson’s Whistle Stop Train Campaign My favorite part of this is how the menu misspells that east Texas river to align with the way Lyndon always mispronounced it. Lady Bird’s 1964 whistle-stop tour: “She often used southern cuisine to win people’s affection, serving state specialties and distributing…

Golden Autumn china - "for your Thanksgiving table!"

Two Words. Then Another Two Words. And So On.

Two words: creek project. Another two words: flooded basement. Two words for the organizers of the creek project: ________ ____. Any way, 27 years worth of subterranean hoarding is now soaking wet so the two vibrant and sturdy homeowners* whose children have moved too far away to be of any help are bringing wet crap…

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About Me

Well, well. I changed the theme on this blog and the “about” page reappeared. It seems that although I’ve always considered that the most fascinating and informative part of this whole effort, I haven’t written anything there in years. It also seems that I’ve forgotten how to do that so my life history as far…