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Abandoned School Bus Storm Shelter Buried in the Ground of Carroll County – Mississippi Mondays July 29, 2019

Update: posted a Canadian nuclear fallout shelter post that used 42 school buses – School Bus Nuclear Fallout Shelter Buried in Canada July 29, 2019. I found this week’s Mississippi Mondays on Abandoned Playgrounds  – Abandoned School Bus Storm Shelter … Continue reading

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Tri-State Antique Engine and Thresher Show, Bird City – Kansas Tuesdays July 23, 2019

I mentioned this event last week: https://upsdownsfamilyhistory.wordpress.com/2019/07/18/66th-annual-tri-state-antique-engine-and-thresher-show-july-25-27-2019-bird-city-kansas. It starts on my birthday this year. Official Website: http://www.threshershow.org/ Bird City Official Website: https://www.birdcity.com/ Cheyenne County, Kansas Official Website: https://www.cncoks.us/ Show Admission =========== Individual Membership $20 (Good for all 3 days) — … Continue reading

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Cosmosphere, Hutchinson – Kansas Tuesdays July 16, 2019

I went through several websites before deciding on this week’s Kansas Tuesdays post to be the Cosmosphere in Hutchinson, Kansas, mainly because of this post yesterday, https://upsdownsfamilyhistory.wordpress.com/2019/07/15/how-your-local-newspaper-reported-the-moon-landing-findmypast-july-15-2019. Here’s the Roadside America link – https://www.roadsideamerica.com/story/15461. I visited the Cosmosphere a few … Continue reading

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Needle in a Haystack, Severy – Kansas Tuesdays July 9, 2019

As I reviewed Roadside America for Kansas, I noticed Needle in a Haystack in Severy – https://www.roadsideamerica.com/tip/61656. I used to live in Severy, but never went to this place. I pass it every few months on the way to southeastern … Continue reading

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Motoring Monday – Galena Mining & Historical Museum, Galena – Kansas Tuesdays July 2, 2019

As I go through the different state theme days, I try and vary  which sites I look at first. Today, I chose Kansas Transportation – Motoring Monday – Galena Mining & Historical Museum: https://kansastransportation.blogspot.com/2019/06/motoring-monday-galena-mining.html for Kansas Tuesdays, July 2, 2019. … Continue reading

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National Park Service (NPS) Passport Stamps

I was not familiar with this program – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/National_Park_Passport_Stamps (see also – https://www.eparks.com/store/content/923/Mobile-App/ – mobile apps for Apple and Android devices) offered by a nonprofit – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Eastern_National see also http://easternnational.org/, that partners with the National Park Service (NPS) – . I … Continue reading

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Teenage brothers open seafood market, all on their own — Mississippi Business Journal Mississippi Mondays May 20, 2019

Make no mistake, Drake and Chase Killingsworth are not your typical teenagers. Drake, 18, is a graduating senior at Gautier High School, where Chase, 16, is a freshman. They are also businessmen — successful ones, too. The brothers recently opened … Continue reading

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World’s Largest Apron Museum, Iuka, Mississippi – Mississippi Mondays May 13, 2019

I found this on Roadside America – World’s Largest Apron Museum, Iuka, Mississippi – Mississippi Mondays May 13, 2019: https://www.roadsideamerica.com/tip/48246. For starters, this is how you pronounce Iuka (YouTube video) – How to Say or Pronounce USA Cities — Iuka, … Continue reading

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Fighting Okra Mascot, Cleveland, Mississippi – Mississippi Mondays May 6, 2019

I found this on Roadside America – The Fighting Okra, Cleveland, Mississippi – Mississippi Mondays April 29, 2019: https://www.roadsideamerica.com/tip/36548. It’s the unofficial mascot. Atlas Obscura – No listing located Facebook (website or blog page): https://www.facebook.com/search/top/?q=Fighting%20Okra%20Mascot (search) Flickr: No listing located … Continue reading

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Chief Duck Statue, Duck Hill, Mississippi – Mississippi Mondays April 29, 2019

I found this on Roadside America – Chief Duck Statue, Duck Hill, Mississippi – Mississippi Mondays April 29, 2019: https://www.roadsideamerica.com/tip/52473 Atlas Obscura – No listing located Facebook (website or blog page): No listing located Flickr: No listing located Google Maps: … Continue reading

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