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A STORY OF PILGRIMS 34


By this time I had gained enough experience, and learned enough about automobiles, that I was becoming aware of their deficiencies and shortcomings. But, I was confident that they would continue to improve in the future as much as they … Continue reading

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ARE YOU BREAKING THE LAW?


Are you breaking the law every time you drive your vehicle? Are you one of the many who regard a posted speed limit as a challenge? Do you regard it as a target to exceed?   If you are one … Continue reading

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A STORY OF PILGRIMS 31


In 1948 Ray had an addition built onto the north side of the building , making a nice two-stall repair shop and converted the old one-stall shop into a parts room. With ranching and pulpwood harvesting, the economy of the … Continue reading

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A STORY OF PILGRIMS 19


It was entirely possible for a teacher to have students in each of the eight grades in this one room, although there were usually some grades empty. Even so, the teacher had to somehow divide her time between several different … Continue reading

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A STORY OF PILGRIMS 15


The roof of the original cabin was a sandwich of boards and earth with the earth in the middle to serve as insulation. On the inside, a ceiling was made by nailing muslin to the underside of the roof logs … Continue reading

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LIFE’S HIGHWAY


❉❉❉ On the road of life, drive with care. Potholes are waiting there ❉❉❉ Marty’s Mom by Jim Fuller

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A SHOOTING STAR


My very first car was a 1923 Star and this is what it looked like the day I bought it in December of 1944. I bought it from my Uncle John who lived in a rather remote area where the … Continue reading

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THE CRIMINAL ACT OF MANSLAUGHTER BY AUTOMOBILE


How many times have you heard it on the news or read it in the newspaper? A driver drifted to the shoulder of the road and overcorrected, rolling the car multiple times and killing one or several occupants. Or a … Continue reading

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