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Preacher's wives get to do the neat stuff

By W.B. Evans

On Monday, the President and First Lady will send out the Secret Service to round up children in Virginia and Maryland, give them a colored basket and a free pass to wallow in the grass on the South Lawn of America’s back yard for the 133rd annual White House Easter Egg Roll.
Given the political correctness of the times, I’m kinda surprised they haven’t changed the name to the “Spring Spheres Rotation.”


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W.B. Evans: It takes a spy to spot a spy

By W.B. Evans

You know, I gotta hand it to my neighbors who participate in our local crime watch programs.
They don’t expect medals or fame. They enjoy the self-satisfaction of looking out for their neighbors and reducing crime.
There was a time I was a dedicated crime watcher, or a least, tried to be.
World War II had been going on almost a year. All of us were tryin’ to do our part, which meant rationing was an everyday thing.


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Remember When;I'll take a dime store any day

By W.B. Evans

Bless Pete, these super stores sure are something.They have stuff scattered all over the place. From cabbages to carpet tacks with aspirin thrown in for good measure, they have it.
To be truthful, these “supercenters” try to fool us. They will move merchandise around so we have to walk every aisle to find the headache remedies.
Other times, they just flat forget to restock our favorites. Here’s the issue as I see it; not even the folks who work in ’em can tell you where the soy sauce is stocked.


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I'm going back to story time

By W.B. Evans

I’ve just about had my fill of these cold, rainy days.


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Remember When: I gotta recall his name

By W.B. Evans

Now let’s be honest. Age has its embarrassing moments. 


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Using Cambuoy soap not a problem

By W.B. Evans

Most folks my age will never forget how Sunday, Dec. 7, 1941, changed our lives forever.


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Remember When: My first phone cost less

By W.B. Evans

Gettin’ the word out is always important.


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I prefer my orange juice from the original carton

By W.B. Evans

I was lucky to  get in on some pretty good vacations.


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Come on in; I'll shake your hand

By W.B. Evans

You’re right. I don’t always practice what I preach and miss the mark.


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New box grabs my immediate attention

By W.B. Evans

For my faithful readers, I usually attempt to recall my growing up adventures, which in many instances, are very similar to yours. 


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