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Town of Hills

Walking anywhere

means going up or down hill.

Not a town for bikes.

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Gloomy Morning in Dubuque

It was a cloudy, foggy and all-around gloomy morning in Dubuque, Iowa, when I arrived at the former Illinois Central station to board the Chicago-bound… 308 more words


Trashy Tuesday

Tuesday is trash day.

All of the papers and cans

go out on the street.

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Shot Tower

Standing tall

Above all the rest.

From: http://www.cityofdubuque.org/712/Shot-Tower

Lead was melted at the base of the tower, hoisted to the top, poured through screens of different gauges, tumbling smoothly round as it fell into the water vats below. 35 more words

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Temperatures are high.   (pronounced tempratures)

Humidity is higher.

No relief in sight. 9 more words

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