Author Archives: Ilene

Doc Watson, Country Guitar Wizard, Dies at 89 – NYTimes.com

Doc Watson, Country Guitar Wizard, Dies at 89 – NYTimes.com. Be sure to watch the first video where he is jamming with Earl Scruggs and Watson’s and Scruggs’ sons. ¬†At one point they play Cripple Creek and it looks like … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday, Sally and Clara.

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Hume In the New York Times

http://opinionator.blogs.nytimes.com/2011/12/11/of-hume-and-bondage/?ref=opinion

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Rare Book in Sandy

A 500-year-old book was discovered recently at an “Antiques Roadshow-style fundraiser” in Sandy, Utah. KSTU-TV reported that the man who donated $2 to find out how much a book he had inherited was worth learned the answer is more than … Continue reading

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Yitta Schwartz, Who Died at 93, Had 2,000 Living Descendants – NYTimes.com

Yitta Schwartz, Who Died at 93, Had 2,000 Living Descendants – NYTimes.com.

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