November 6, 2011 - November 12, 2011
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November 12, 2011

To: Joel
Sending love from MN. Hope the new long johns and old peppermint Schnapps can keep you warm this winter season. P.S. Keep your pants out of the fire this year.
—Julie Rose

November 11, 2011

To: Robby
Here's to two years of marriage. Who knew my tenth grade english partner would become my best friend and husband.
—Elin Lindstrom

November 10, 2011

To: Alfredo salva
Happy birthday we love you.
—Mary Salva

November 8, 2011

To: Lindsie Katz
Our kid (Lindsie!) is a music major at St. Olaf. We will be in attendance on the 19th, so I felt compelled to create/share my version of the school song. Oh, we’re from St. Olaf Your socks we will knock off The things that we don’t know They’re far and they’re few Not specious, not spurious Benign, not injurious We know what these words mean We’re smarter than you Ya Ya Um Ya Ya Um Retrograde, retrograde We know what these words mean We’re smarter than you!
—James Brody

November 6, 2011

To: Karen
Happy Birthday coming up this month. I am thinking of you always and sending you lots of Om's and Shalom's
—Laurie Savran

To: The Neighborhood kids
To all the under 10 set of Brookside Village, Texas,(Laurel, Zack, Tori, Leah, Gage, Gavin and Bam-bam) who don't know what radio was like before the invention of television. See, I told you it was a good show! Love Mrs. Smith.
—Stacy Smith
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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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