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On September 21, 1939, radio station WJSV in Washington, D.C. transcribed an entire day of broadcasting. Fortunately the discs survived and are now available as MP3 files. Or, you could just hunt up this old radio from 1939. Kilroy knows where it is.

The Divine Cavallard

John L Hatcher's yarns from the Wah-to-Yah Trail provided grist to the mills of old beaver trappers who funded their retirement entertaining at train stops like North Platte, Nebraska. Sometimes Hatcher-derivations made it all the way south to Mudgap, New Mexico. Lewis Garrard scribed one found on the Internet.

Test Question: What happened When, Where, and Who was involved? Be thorough but brief.

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Mudgap, NM

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Glory Years

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J. Paul Emerson

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Wipers Times

Herb Hickerson

Hayes in NM

There's Still Hope

Fabulous Fifties

Robert Sherrod Slander?

Shelley's Heart

Radio Days

St. James Infirmary


Independent Authors


Vassar Hill


American Bastile

No..Not that one.

New Mexico

Incompleteness Theorem

Human Migrations

Harry Smith


Frances Kelsey

Big Boy

McCormick Deering

Quondam Rangely

Mole People?

Understand Better

Jazz Was Cool

Cubic Equation: Geronimo

1939 World's Fair

State of the Union

Motorized Skates

NM Lawmen: Pecos Valley

NM Lawmen: Tularosa

Sister Rosetta

Abel Con Man

Perry's Vision

Eldred Trachta

Put the money on a horse

The White Rock Days

Magic in the Desert

Time Travel

Bohannon School

Steam Trains

Fabulous Future-1870

Voted for Wahsington?

Remembering WW I

Einstein and Shrodinger

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The Roads West

The Third Man

Open The Books

Ariosa Coffee


Vice Presidents

Before Flying Saucers

Crisis of 1894

Civil War Statues


The Big One

Green Pastures

Leonhard Euler


Progress Report

The Golden Age of Radio

A Wise Man

Wizard's Tale

Free Speech


Fort Selden

Poet Of The Month

Jim Gilliam

B. H. Fairchild

Ubiquitous Theorem

Videos of This and That

New York 1911

100 Years of Lincoln HiWay


San Francisco 1906

Victoria, BC 1907

Buffalo Bill Parade

Marionette in Manhattan

Forever Country

US States and Territories

Teddy Roosevelt, 1905 Preparedness

The Making of Forever Country

Teddy Roosevelt, 1910 Flight

Years and Eras



Fourteenth Century


19th Century Slide Show

Fats Navarro

Have Pen Will Travel

Absement! Absement!

High Bird

USS West Virginia

Calvin "Max" Maxwell

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