January 1, 2011 - January 8, 2011
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»

January 8, 2011

To: Arthur & DeLoris Peters
Welcome to two special people in the theatre tonight(Jan. 8): Arthur and DeLoris Peters. They have been married 58 years and have been an inspiration. After living in Minnesota for so many years, they finally get to see the show! I love you Mom & Dad! Your daughter in Alaska
—Cynthia Steiner

To: Dean & Marcia
Happy 50th Anniversary! The years have made you strong, you look good together, and your grandchildren are definitely above average.
—John & Erin Lundquist

To: Family in Boston and Connecticut
We send our love to family and friends. We're enjoying a date on week 38. Don't worry, if baby comes early we're only 2 blocks from the hospital! (Also, Steve thanks Rebecca for all she's done for baby and him, and for the tickets!)
—Steve and Rebecca

January 7, 2011

To: Jennifer
Jennifer, I followed you to Tennessee, You followed me to Nebraska, and thirty five years later, i still love you more and more........your old man Kenn
—Kenn Hasenauer

January 5, 2011

To: Kenneth Brown
Happy 88th Birthday from Padova Italy. Mother would be proud to see you could cook and clean for yourself. Turn up the hearing aid and smile.
—Deborah Brown

January 2, 2011

To: Aunt Mamie
Aunt Mamie, Many thanks for the fruit cake. The dog loved it! Tim
—Tim Venverloh
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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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