March 19, 2011 - March 26, 2011
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March 26, 2011

To: Paul & Annette
We're enjoying your show right now! Next week (4/2) you'll be in NYC. GK, please wish Paul and Annette a happy 50th anniversary greeting. They have 6 children and 10 grandchildren. Everyone here in Buffalo loves PHC! We attended your show when you visited Shea's not too long ago. Thank you! Your fans!
—David Granville

To: Jake Barnett
To our loving son from KODIAK ALASKA- Our thoughts are with you as you serve with pride in the NAVY Ceremonial Guard in Washington DC - HOOYA
—Martha Barnett

To: Good folks of weatherly heights baptist church
Hello to the good folks of weatherly heights baptist church. Guess you noticed I'm not in the pulpit. Living it up in Nashville!
—Pastor david Freeman

To: Amanda
I don't care if you are doing this just to get your hands on the kitchen aid stand mixer , I'm just happy to get to spend the rest of my life with you.
—Dan Johnson

To: Sarah
Brought you to see Garrison for your birthday last year and again this year . I'm thinking I might have this birthday gift thing figured out?
—Corbin Hamil

To: Fellow Cornbread lovers in South Pittsburg, TN, home of the National Cornbread Festival
What Wanda Webb wanted, Wanda Webb got. A front row seat in "God's Own Listening Room", for a live performance of A Prarie Home Companion.
—Wanda Webb

To: Marilyn & Frank
Welcome to Nashville Mom & Dad, Enjoy your spring sojourn... And don't worry for the weather back home, it will get better!
—Jon Owen

To: K. Lemone Yielding
Happy 80th birthday to my Dad, Dr. Yielding, there with his older sister. Garrison, the doctor is "in" and still practicing medicine! Love, Teresa
—Teresa Rawson

To: Kathleen
Happy Birthday Kathleen! Don't call her Kathy-Anne, she hasn't been a bad girl. Love, from your Scandinavian Sponge, J.T.
—J.T. Lindroos

March 25, 2011

To: John, Marcia, Lee, and David
Hope you're having fun at the show. We've commandeered the golf cart and are terrorizing the neighborhood. With love from Miles and Oprah, the original party animals.
—Lee Farabaugh

To: Hannah-Banana and Graham-Bones
Hey Hannah-Banana and Graham-Bones wish you were here. You know, your baby brother gets all the good deals; he's here with us tonight!!
—Ginny Gordon

To: Girls at home in Huntsville, Alabama
For Nashville 3/26/11: Sends a big "thhhppppptttt" for not joining the family's cultural giant at the show of a lifetime, opting instead for something dull and tivoed with split pea soup.
—Randy Taylor

To: raymond steiner
hi aymond came across the prairie home companion and thought of you
—ron alfrey

March 24, 2011

To: Opal Munsey
Happy 80th!!!!! Birthday to our Mother. She is a young 80 and full of life. She still knows how to have fun and enjoy life.
—Karen Skelton

March 23, 2011

To: Nina Reyes
Now that all the bottle-baby lambs sleep through the night, you can too. Sydney and Avery join me in wishing you happy birthday.
—Nova Berkshires

March 22, 2011

To: Jim
Going to be at the Nashville show. I would appreciate it if Jim would buy a pair of pants and quit wearing overalls everywhere we go.
—Susie Watts

To: Pam
Pam, I know you were reluctant to come to the Ryman tonight but I'm sure your having a darn good time by now. Love, Herman
—Herman Murphey

March 21, 2011

To: Philip
Thank you for graciously agreeing to celebrate our 34th anniversary today (March 26th)at this show rather than eating out:)Hope you are not dozing off if this is read at the show! Happy Anniversary- all my love
—Elsie Ollapally

March 20, 2011

To: Christiene Bruijn
Excited about our mother-daughter trip from The Netherlands to NYC and hope you enjoy PHC real live on April 2nd after listening to it on the radio for so many years. Love you!
—Julie Bruijn

To: "Kid Van"
You were a "wanta-be cowboy" way back when and now all we want is for you to get well and get out of that hospital. Yippee!!
—Carolyn Hirsch

To: Wayneright
Hello Wayneright, We can finally see the grass in Ellwood. Hope you can in Minnesota.
—Richard, Figs Figurel
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