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Making Apple Cider in the 1970s and the 1790s

CAROLYN’S ONLINE MAGAZINE (#COMe)  MAKING APPLE CIDER IN THE 1970s & THE 1790s  When my husband Monte and I lived in Slippery Rock, Pennsylvania—the 1970s-1980s—we enjoyed attending the Slippery Rock Volunteer Fire Department auctions, held in September. We purchased items … Continue reading

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How Do You Transfer Large Livestock From Ship to Shore?

Carolyn’s Compositions HOW DO YOU TRANSFER LARGE LIVESTOCK FROM SHIP TO SHORE? Have you ever wondered how oxen, bulls, and cows were transferred from ships to shore in 1790s Maine? If so, the answer is in the two stories related … Continue reading

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