October 10, 2010 - October 16, 2010
The most recent week's greetings, Sunday through Saturday, are posted here in descending order. Scroll down to see previous days. Reach out and touch someone! Send your own greeting»

October 16, 2010

To: Jamie Skeen
Hello to my wife Jamie at the AMC Quail Springs in Oklahoma City from Joe sitting in the Cinemark in Robinson Township, PA- and they said we wouldn't be together for the show!
—Joe Skeen

To: Padilla Family
Shabbat Shalom from the Vasquez family here all the way from Dallas. We packed the kids up and followed the Cowboys here. BUT We had to leave the Cialis at home.
—Juan Vasquez

To: Dave and Amy Freeman
We're proud of your first 2,500 miles by canoe and kayak. Only 8,500 more to go in your journey. Bring on the sled dogs.
—Kate Ford

To: The Sled Dogs in Ely, MN
"Hup, hup!" The snow's gonna fly soon. Meanwhile, a couple of guides are at the show today. Hope we got everything off the bottoms of our shoes.
—Jason Zabokrtsky

To: Tim Boonstra
Happy 25th Anniversary to my dear husband. Who would have believed that 2 pharmacists who met in Las Vegas would find such everlasting bliss?
—Diann Boonstra

To: To: Daryl
Celebrating 4-years of marriage, a few days early, at our very first PHC show. I look forward to many, many more! With Love, Your Pennsylvania Dutch Girl
—Laura Anderson

October 15, 2010

To: Rich and Hannah Kaufman
Happy 50th Anniversary to Richard and Hannah Kaufman Rich and Hannah Kaufman of Sumneytown, PA, happy 50th anniversary from your loving kids: Albert, Dan and Liz - and Happy Birthday Wanda June!
—Albert Kaufman

October 14, 2010

To: All the relatives
In town from the state of Washington and wish to say Hello to all and to let them know A Good Time is being had by All!
—Alan and Nancy Crowe
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Old Sweet Songs: A Prairie Home Companion 1974-1976

Old Sweet Songs

Lovingly selected from the earliest archives of A Prairie Home Companion, this heirloom collection represents the music from earliest years of the now legendary show: 1974–1976. With songs and tunes from jazz pianist Butch Thompson, mandolin maestro Peter Ostroushko, Dakota Dave Hull and the first house band, The Powdermilk Biscuit Band (Adam Granger, Bob Douglas and Mary DuShane).

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