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Dave Barry Quotations

I’ve been collecting quotations for years and figured I’d put my collections online for others to use as they wish. Enjoy these quotations, use the comment form to share any quotations by Dave Barry you don’t find here. 478 more words


Last Chance for Spring-Summer Tastefully Simple Products

Your Spring-Summer favorites are taking their final bow! Beginning September 9 they’re only available on a get-‘em-while-they-last basis. So, stock up before all the tropical flavors of summer are gone. 15 more words

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The Quantock Weavers

Many of the items in our stores have an interesting history and individual stories to tell.

Whilst looking through the collections at the Somerset Heritage Centre our Documentation Officer, Bethan Murray, came across a box of textile samples labelled the Quantock Weavers. 341 more words

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Hearty Cranberry Muffins (Tastefully Simple)



Preheat oven to 350°. 36 more words

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A Fair to Remember

At the end of this month, thousands of people will attend the Los Angeles County Fair in Pomona, where they can get lost in rides, petting zoos, concerts, games, and the over-consumption of deep-fried foods. 444 more words


Media Mention: John Kelly Highlights Recent Donation to HSW

The Washington Post, via “John Kelly’s Washington,”  recently featured William DeCosta, a retired local librarian who has compiled several indices which he subsequently donated to the Society. 37 more words


The Return of Prince

‘Prince’ has returned from his trip to Devon.

Prince was a much loved collection at the museum but had not had any conservation work done since his arrival in 1979, so when we removed him from the museum we took the opportunity to give him a spring clean! 158 more words

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