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Johnny Appleseed did not devote his life to apples for you to ruin your grandmother’s pie

Picture a crisp fall evening. Family and friends gather around a crackling fire, sharing stories over cider, nestled in blankets, and everything is right with the world. 371 more words


ON THIS DAY: September 26, 2020

September 26th is

Johnny Appleseed Day *

Lumberjack Pancake Day *

World Contraception Day *

U.N. International Day for Total
Elimination of Nuclear Weapons*

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Melody Time | Disney Movie Review #10


Rating: 3 out of 5.

The penultimate film of the package phase marks a return to a wider range of shorter segments seen earlier in the era. 979 more words

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Surrounded by Orange Daylilies

Friday’s Column: Supplemental Strength

Brent Pollard

Driving along the highways of north Georgia and western North Carolina, there is one flower that stands out, the orange daylily. 542 more words


Apple Pie: Sharp Cheddar or Ice Cream?

National Apple Pie Day is tomorrow! Okay, I have a weird tradition with apple pie. Maybe it’s a Midwest thing but I love putting sharp cheddar cheese on it! 229 more words

The Ohio Museum that Separates Johnny Appleseed History from Legend, and Celebrates Both

(Photo of illustration of Johnny Appleseed from Wikimedia Commons)


(Writer’s note 4/23/20: Today, the Enquirer reported that Urbana University — which became a campus of Franklin University in 2014 — will shutter for good due to financial problems. 1,244 more words

History Becomes Legend

Hello everyone!

What do you think of when you hear the name Johnny Appleseed? How about Pocahontas or St. Nicholas? They were real people, but what they are most known for has been exaggerated or altered so much that it is more legend than reality. 59 more words

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