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Bonus Hymn, 'Bringing in the Sheaves'

I hope no one minds an extra hymn today, and an old-time traditional one at that.

Bringing in the Sheaves, sung by Burl Ives–remember him? 21 more words

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June 14 in history

1158 – Munich was founded by Henry the Lion on the banks of the river Isar.

1216 – First Barons’ War: Prince Louis of France… 853 more words

History

It’s a restless hungry feeling

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Today I published a page on the Bob Dylan song “One Too Many Mornings.” Dylan originally recorded the song on 24 October 1963, at Columbia Recording Studios in New York City, during the fifth recording session for the album… 329 more words

Songbook

The Ewok Adventure (1984, John Korty)

There’s a strange effectiveness to The Ewok Adventure during Burl Ives’s narration. With his voice, with the lameness of the script, Ewok Adventure feels like a storybook come to life. 441 more words

Bringing in the Sheep

Burl Ives lives on in my record collection, right next to Iron Butterfly. (I arrange my albums alphabetically.) Some people know Burl only as the voice of the “Holly Jolly Christmas” snowman from the… 249 more words

Music

The Big Country

A huge hit with audiences and a favorite of many critics, The Big Country (1958) is a sprawling epic western adventure directed by three-time Oscar winner William Wyler (“Ben-Hur,” 1959). 370 more words

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Two Moon Junction

Film Title

Two Moon Junction

Director

Zalman King

Starring

  • Sherilyn Fenn as April Delongpre
  • Richard Tyson as Perry
  • Louise Fletcher as Belle
  • Burl Ives as Sheriff Earl Hawkins…
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