July 10, 2011 - July 16, 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»

July 15, 2011

To: Rafe Sanger
Happy thirteenth birthday.Keep writing those jokes; one is sure to make it on the show. So much love from Mom, Dad,Grandma and Ruby.
—Amy Wilson

July 14, 2011

To: Bill Smith
Happy Birthday to the man who said "Oh my God! I never thought at my age I would be hooked on public radio. It just used to be weekends. Now it's all the time all day."
—Andi Korson

To: Reuben
Happy 60th birthday! Don't pay any attention to that calendar. You will always be a little rascal to me.
—Rachel R

July 13, 2011

To: Francis A. Pagcaliwagan
I wish you're at home listening to Prairie Home Companion "Yo Mama" jokes with Ninong! You have school, I know, so in the meantime, I will just laughed alone! Ha! Ha! Ha!
—Aristides P. Caringal

To: Cathy and Roland Emery
Happy Fiftieth Anniversary, Mom and Dad, from your your kids and grandkids! Thanks for the lessons on what makes a great marriage and just think- only fifty more years to go!
—Mary Grebin
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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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