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Thursday, April 28, 2016

Throw Back Thursday ~ Rescued Owl ~ Hal's Rooster ~ Andy's Wood Deputy ~ Farmer Jon's Popcorn ~ Bugs Away ~ Blueberry Pie

Good 43ยบ scattered cloudy morning. Looks like sunshine for a while. Only got about 1/5" of rain yesterday morning.
Happy Throw Back Thursday...
Me and my sister Marion 1949:

Here is a video of a rescued owl... so cute!! For my owl loving friends... just for you Debera, Erika, and Cathy!
Historically this date....
1789 – Mutiny on the Bounty: Lieutenant William Bligh and 18 sailors are set adrift and the rebel crew returns to Tahiti briefly and then sets sail for Pitcairn Island.

1869 – Chinese and Irish laborers for the Central Pacific Railroad working on the First Transcontinental Railroad lay 10 miles of track in one day, a feat which has never been matched.

1988 – Near Maui, Hawaiiflight attendant Clarabelle "C.B." Lansing is blown out of Aloha Airlines Flight 243, a Boeing 737, and falls to her death when part of the plane's fuselage rips open in mid-flight.

1994 – Former Central Intelligence Agency counter-intelligence officer and analystAldrich Ames pleads guilty to giving U.S. secrets to the Soviet Union and later Russia.

And births this date include...
1758 – James Monroe, American politician, 5th President of the United States (d. 1831)

1930 – Carolyn Jones, American actress (d. 1983)

1941 – Ann-Margret, Swedish actress


1950 – Jay Leno, American comedian and talk show host
Here is the painting by Patty's brother Hal... love it. And the wooden deputy Andy Lee (LASD ret) made and sent to me.

I told Mr. Lee he's going to have to make a female deputy now! I want one! I put him on the "Jerry Memorial" ....

And look, Mr. Lee even put a name tag on him!!!
I love it!!!
I also got the popcorn, 18 pkgs,  I ordered from QVC...

I made some and couldn't quit eating it!!!

Farmer Jon is also on FB with pictures of his corn planting...
And lastly I ordered some bug spray from Natural News.
Because of the problems with the Zika virus from mosquitos
This bug spray keeps the bugs away the natural way. It's made with organic Witch Hazel. It moisturizes your skin with a blend of potent insect repelling essential oils. It contains zero artificial fragrance or synthetic chemicals. Product of USA. The chemical exposure in most bug repellents is unhealthy for children and pregnant women. 

Later I cooked a pasta/veggie dinner. Will share tomorrow. Phone conversations with pals, wine, chair, TV, and again... a nap!
All I know. Nuff said. Happy TBT. Ciao.
xo Sue Mom Bobo
April 28th
National Blueberry Pie Day