July 17, 2011 - July 23, 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 23, 2011

To: Bob Glynn
August 5th...Happy Birthday Mr. MOTO!!! (pronounced moe toe). Hope the day is as Wonderful as You!!!
—Debbie DeMaso

July 21, 2011

To: Erik Gatz
Happy 13th Birthday, Erik. They say teenagers are embarrassed by their parents. Is it embarrassing enough to have us tell you we love you on public radio??? We do! Love, Mom and Dad
—Linda Gatz

To: Mike
Happy 59th birthday to my husband in Brenham, Texas. Enjoy the Bob Dylan concert and may you always be "forever young."
—Susan Dieterich

To: Bill Smith
Happy Birthday and lots of love to the man who said with surprise some consternation "Oh my God! I never thought at my age I would be hooked on public radio. It used to be just weekends. Now its all the time all day.
—Andi Korson

To: Dad
Sorry I missed Father's Day. Can I borrow $25 dollars to get you a gift? $50 if you'd like something nicer. Love your thoughtful daughter.
—Emma Kate Amborn

July 18, 2011

To: Gavin & Juanita Matlock
I love you both with all my heart. As I grow older, I tend to forget how much I love both of you. PS: Don't forget to feed the dog!
—Blake Matlock
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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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