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Column: All was fair in Nobles County 134 long years ago

August 22, 2013 in Uncategorized

By Ray Crippen

WORTHINGTON — Finlay Dun’s book, “American Farming and Food,” is on the Internet. Published in London in 1881, it’s based on Dun’s tour of the United States in 1879. If you want to read it, it’s all there. Free.
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Column: When Wright went wrong, a memorable whipping

April 12, 2013 in Worthington Daily Globe

WORTHINGTON There was a bowling alley in Worthington in 1907. I can’t tell where it was located 10th Street, or Second Avenue but then as now bowling was a popular pastime. Continue Reading

Column: The evolution (or de-evolution) of langauge

July 6, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

WORTHINGTON I used to listen closely to English teachers. My thinking was, if I am going to work for newspapers I had better know the rules of the language Continue Reading