Category Archives: History

Warren Hinckle

Word has it that Warren Hinckle has gone to that Big Newsroom In The Sky. The only surprising thing is that he managed to live to the over-ripe age of 77, given his fondness for strong drink and his proclivity … Continue reading

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Show Your Thinking

This is why the nuns used to rap my knuckles with a yardstick.

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The Evolutionary War

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British Humor

I think I inherited my sense of humor from my English ancestors…

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Got Milk?

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Before City Council Elections Were History

Elect Appoint someone to city council!!!

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The Drawing Board

Back in 1970 I naively entered this drawing contest to see if I had any artistic abilities, but the only thing I got was a visit from a salesman who convinced me to enroll in a mail order art school. … Continue reading

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Farewell To A Curmudgeon

This last Sunday, a group of Nevada City’s hardiest survivors said farewell to another fallen comrade, Mr. Terry Pittsford. When I announced the event a few weeks ago, I was unsure how many would show up. We’re not getting any … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday To a Grand Old Lady

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Terry Dean Pittsford

Terry Dean Pittsford, age 71, passed from this world on March 27, Easter Sunday, from cancer. Terry was born in Southgate, California on October 16, 1944. In high school, he was bitten by the acting bug, appearing in many productions … Continue reading

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