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Howdy, Y’all!

I went to nine schools in the first three grades, and as a result, I was terribly shy; constantly being the new kid, can take a toll on a youngster. Finally, in June of 1960, we moved to Buckeye, Arizona, with the intent of staying put. My dad had worked the last three years as a lineman, building cross country high line distribution towers; as a result, we were constantly on the move. Then, he got a job as a lineman for Arizona Public Service, a local power company. Our moving days were done! Read the rest of this entry »

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When In Rome, I reckon….

I went to nine schools in the first three grades, and as a result, I was terribly shy; constantly being the new kid, can take a toll on a young boy or girl. Finally, in June of 1960, we moved to Buckeye, Arizona, with the intent of staying put. My dad had worked the last three years as a lineman, building cross country high line distribution towers; as a result, we were constantly on the move. Then, he got a job as a lineman for Arizona Public Service, a local power company. Our moving days were done! Read the rest of this entry »

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