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golliver – confused

golliver – confused

October 16th, 2014

dick decent – ebola

dick decent – ebola

October 16th, 2014

the rambling boy

the rambling boy

October 16th, 2014

The mechanical machine that prints the alphabet on paper

By LONN TAYLOR

My computer’s printer recently went on the fritz, and while pondering whether to get it fixed or buy a new one and, if the latter, what kind to buy, I found myself thinking about what a useful, elegant, and self-contained machine the typewriter was.

My first …

correspondence

correspondence

October 16th, 2014

Editor:

This past weekend while I was in Marfa taking care of my elderly parents, early Saturday morning about 3am, my mother suddenly became ill.  She was having trouble breathing and I immediately called 911. My mother collapsed, stopped breathing and was non responsive.

The ambulance arrived very promptly and I was very impressed and thankful for …

dick decent – ebola

dick decent – ebola

October 9th, 2014

golliver – linked

golliver – linked

October 9th, 2014

the rambling boy

the rambling boy

October 9th, 2014

When private property rights clash with the public good

By LONN TAYLOR

When my wife, Dedie, and I ramble over to San Antonio or Austin we always try to time our trip so that we arrive in Junction at lunchtime. The attraction there is Cooper’s Bar-B-Que and Grill, located on US 377 just a few hundred feet …

correspondence

correspondence

October 9th, 2014

Editor:

We, the undersigned, are deeply troubled to learn of Rand Elliott’s plan to demolish one of the residences along Officer’s Row within the Fort D. A. Russell Historic District and construct a new home of his own design which is radically out of character with the surrounding built environment in terms of its size, style, …

golliver – tax notice

golliver – tax notice

October 2nd, 2014

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