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Priscilla Alice Mosey, Twin Sister of Annie Oakley

Priscilla Alice Mosey is the fraternal twin sister of Annie Oakley. Annie’s birth name was Phoebe Ann Mosey, known as Annie to her family. She took the surname Oakley after the town of Oakley, Ohio. 262 more words


"Picky" Women?

Now that winter is finally here, making everyone want someone for Christmas… This post will be more about me. I think writing in a personal way is the most honest and `deep´ you can get. 781 more words


Guest Blogger- Jann Alexander "Holiday Expectations"

Holiday Expectations Really Get Me Down

What you’re most expecting doesn’t happen until you’re least expecting it.

I was so certain I’d have those cowgirl boots under the Christmas tree that year. 852 more words

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Sounds like Ethel Merman

Just like the song says, I can’t bake a pie.

You have to love Ethel Merman in Annie Get Your Gun, singing her heart out. 192 more words


today's birthday: Billy the Kid (1859)

Billy the Kid (1859)

Billy the Kid, who went by the name William H. Bonney and whose real name may have been Henry McCarty, was an infamous outlaw and murderer who roamed the… 62 more words

On The Meter: Leah Cottam has some strong opinions about the uncertain direction of Calgary’s taxi industry

"I went from standing on my feet for the last 20, 30 years to the last two sitting on my tush,” Leah Cottam says with a rasping laugh. 2,817 more words


Flashback Friday: Annie Oakley

Who was Annie Oakley?

Name: Annie Oakley

Born: 13th August, 1860

Died: 3rd November, 1926

Occupation: American sharpshooter and exhibition shooter

Legacy: Pioneering female shooter… 677 more words