September 25, 2011 - October 1, 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»

October 1, 2011

To: Scott Ross
Congratulations and enduring love to Scott, on his October 8th birthday AND on his qualifying for the 2012 Ironman Championships at KONA! Jon and Nan
—Jonathan Sugar

To: Louie larson
Happy birthday to Louie on his 80th, from your family
—Todd Larson

To: Dearest Hoyt
Thank you for surprising me with tickets to the show tonight. And thank you for loving me. Happy Third Anniversary Honey! All my love, Louise
—Louise Baker

September 30, 2011

To: Dirk, Dan and Ben
After decades of smelly socks, can't tell you how thrilled we are that you've found such sweet women. Please keep them happy! Love, Mom and Dad.
—Maribeth and Chuck Ballard

September 27, 2011

To: Mary and Gary Mosier
Thanks for listening to the show every weekend when we were kids. It's comforting to listen to now while I'm studying abroad in Brazil. Love you!
—Sarah Mosier

September 25, 2011

To: John T. O'Leary
Dear Garrison- We wanted you to say hello on the air to John T O'Leary in Colorado Springs who has been a loyal follower since longer than we can remember. He loves your show and will skip every event to stay home and listen to your show. He would be incredibly happy if you mentioned his name on the show. From his family, the O'Learys Please do try to give us a heads up when you might do it. I think the show is exceptionally creative and great for the family. PS, we have 2 Oles in our family Many thanks, Mike Luke
—Mike Luke
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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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