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Busch Gets Too Close

Kyle Busch is well-known the in the NASCAR community by now. He wins nearly every week in one series or another. However, back in the day, when he was too young for NASCAR, he used to run local circuits. 494 more words


Absent Friends, Frederick Busch

Paperback, 278 pages

New Directions Publishing Corporatio, originally published 1989

I bought ‘Absent Friends’ on the strength of ‘Ralph the Duck’, and while nothing here betters that story, it is nevertheless a very accomplished collection. 439 more words


Amilie Pauline Wittman

Amilie Pauline Wittman
b. 20 April 1893, Spencer County, Indiana, to Johann B. and Margaretha (Purtzer) Wittman
d. 3 August 1982, Hooper, Dodge County, Nebraska… 87 more words

Spencer County

Margaretha Purtzer

Margaretha “Maggie” Purtzer
b. 8 October 1851, Spencer County, Indiana, to Nicolaus and Kunigunda (Eckert) Purtzer
d. 12 June 1922, Winslow, Dodge County, Nebraska

m. 15 May 1877, Spencer County, Indiana… 147 more words

Spencer County

Margaretha Laura Magdalena Bauer

Margaretha Laura Magdalena Bauer
b. 13 June 1820, Birk, near Creussen, Bavaria, Germany, to Johann Nicolaus and Maria Barbara (Hereth) Bauer
d. 19 December 1891, Atchison, Atchison County, Kansas… 170 more words

Spencer County

Howl-O-Scream 2013 Review

As a local in the Tampa Bay area, I have the privilege of being able to attend such a spooky and fun event. Howl-O-Scream it almost as terrifying as it’s adversary, but what it does make up in spooks is its unique themes. 79 more words

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Play Ball!

Welcome! This is my new official spot for posting all these related to baseball and Wisconsin sports – and you’ll probably hear a great deal regarding the St. 100 more words