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Fall Traditions

Day 18

Nothing says fall like apples fresh from the orchard. Visiting orchards reminds me of trips with my parents to pick Virginia Beauties. (I wonder if they are still around.) 553 more words

Blog

Happy Trails

Roy Rogers, King of Cowboys, and Dale Evans, Queen of the West, sang “Happy Trails to You” on the radio during the 1940s and 1950s, then in movies and television. 292 more words

Writing

September 26th Johnny Appleseed Day

Well, we all know about apples. All the varieties, sizes and uses of them. I guess Adam and Eve got us kicked off but no one is better known for their apple adventures than Johnny Appleseed! 243 more words

Unboxing The Bizarre

Johnny Appleseed

Walt Disney Studios created a 19-minute animated segment in ‘Melody Time’ (Also featured in Disney’s American Legends) featuring Johnny Appleseed.  ‘The Legend of Johnny Appleseed’ tells the story of an apple farmer wishing to go west, but can’t because he’s tied down by his orchard. 423 more words

Recipes

JULY 15, 971: JUST LYING IN THE RAIN

JUST LYING IN THE RAIN

‘St. Swithin’s day if thou dost rain
For forty days it will remain
St. Swithin’s day if thou be fair… 783 more words

Wretched Richard's Almanac

Johnny Appletree. (Skyscraper-seed?)

I thought about this one at work last week and kinda drew it quickly when I got home – I like how it turned out, despite forgetting to draw little people for scale. 76 more words

Comic Strip

The grave of Johnny Appleseed

March 18, 1845
Fort Wayne, Indiana
John Chapman, known as the folklore hero Johnny Appleseed, dies at 70

Chapman is best remembered for introducing apples to the frontier, including large areas in Illinois, Indiana, Ohio, Ontario, Pennsylvania. 66 more words

1800s