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PROMO 660 x 440 People - Doris Lessenden

"Two are better than one; because they have a good reward for their labor. For if they fall, the one will lift up the other." Ecclesiastes 4: 9:10. 

Remington Brandt, formerly of Eads, and Camie Idler, a McClave graduate, were married in a mountain setting near Rye, Colorado. Brandt is a graduate Colorado State University-Pueblo and Camie is a Dental Hygienist after graduating from Pueblo Community College. 

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PROMO 660 x 440 People - Doris Lessenden

"A man who has friends must himself be friendly." Proverbs 18:24 NKJV

An unknown poet wrote: "I went out to find a friend, but could not find one there, I went out to be a friend and friends were everywhere." Smile: it takes 72 muscles to frown and only 14 to smile!

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PROMO 660 x 440 People - Doris Lessenden

"May the God of HOPE fill you with all JOY and PEACE as you trust in the Lord." Romans 15:13

Mary Marble, formerly of Chivington, will be celebrating her 93rd birthday this week according to her daughter, Alta McBee. Greetings for her card shower may be mailed to 6690 CR UU, Lamar, CO, 81052. Mary will appreciate cards even after her big day, August 11.

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PROMO 660 x 440 People - Doris Lessenden

"Surely goodness and mercy shall follow me all the days of my life; and I will dwell in the house of the Lord forever: Psalm 23:6

Delton and Marlynn (Eder) Eikenberg of Haswell celebrated their 25th Wedding Anniversary July 23rd. The tables and large room at the Haswell Community Center were beautifully decorated for this happy occasion of a meal, cake, and photo taking.

Home Country

PROMO 660 x 440 People - Slim Randles

"You don't mean it!"

"Sure as I'm sittin' here, Doc," Herb said, putting an extra swirl to his coffee and cream.

"Flying lessons?"

"Yessir. Said he wanted to do it before he got old. I know. I know. He's already old, but still, he's up about every weekend now, buzzing around."

"That's just nuts," Doc said, "I know for a fact he won't see 70 again."

"True enough, Doc, but you know they aren't letting him take the plane up by himself."

"Thank goodness for that. But what in the world made him want to fly a plane?"

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PROMO 660 x 440 People - Doris Lessenden

I remember that Buster Bowen used to request to sing this song: "Wonderful Words of Life". Sing them over again to me, Wonderful words of life, Let me more of their beauty see, Wonderful words of life. Words of life and beauty teach me faith and duty, Beautiful words, wonderful words, Wonderful words of life." Philip P. Bliss Buster was a veteran, rancher, and school board member, active in the Chivington Friends Church.

Home Country

PROMO 660 x 440 People - Slim Randles

Bert and Maizie were down at the swimming hole on Lewis Creek the other day. Saturday it was. The sun was bright hot and these two lovers had found a nice patch of shade near the tire swing tree where they could sip iced tea and watch the youngsters.