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There is another voice at our house

By W.B. Evans

Charlotte Road doesn’t quite look like it did more than 60 years ago when a certain young lady from there caught eye.


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John's new bicycle loses its shine

By W.B. Evans

Mama would be upset if she knew I was carrying a grudge.


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Pentecost comes to Bahamas, via Lowe

By W.B. Evans

Just like any other military branch, the U.S. Air Force has always had more than its share of spit-and-polish rules and regulations.


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Siren switch puts me in a bind

By W.B. Evans

On a very cold afternoon, I stood by the old North Bridge in Concord, Mass., trying to get a good handle on what happened on this patch of land more than 200 years ago.


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Ice man is king of summer

By W.B. Evans

 Just a few months ago, Mama and Aunt Bess were drawing off water in spare pots, pans and a wash tub or two because our pipes were frozen.


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I can swim like an anchor

By W.B. Evans

Every time, I see a youngster splashing in a swimming pool, I stare at my feet.


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I didn't make the cowboy picture

By W.B. Evans

Somebody a lot smarter than me once said, “Into every life, a little rain must mess everything up.”


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Wagons still get my full attention

By W.B. Evans

A recent visit to the Amish Farmers’ Market at Mechanicsville, Md., has me looking back. I never grow tired of seeing horses and wagons.


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Here's to you, Paul Revere

By W.B. Evans

My memory is decent, but I just register a blank for Independence Day celebrations when I was a youngster.


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Little Ben can still get me to grin

By W.B. Evans

Some days, there’s not a whole lot of grandfathering stuff to do. We decided to tour the Maryland countryside with our granddaughter, who was shopping for a home nearer her workplace.


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