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Re: what are you reading?


My Dad also had to tell the librarian that I could read whatever. She wanted
me to read kid stuff. Bah, phooey! I'd been reading since I was 2.   He also
was the one who helped me stand down Miss Evil-eye and sign for my own
library card, bless him.


----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Richard T. Apking" <richa@midlands.net>
To: <gardenchat@hort.net>
Sent: Thursday, December 04, 2003 10:41 PM
Subject: Re: [CHAT] what are you reading?

> Reminds me of Mamie Smith, the librarian at Ord NE when my 2 sisters and I
> were little.  I wanted to check out the "7 Wonders of the Ancient World"
> when I was 6.  She wouldn't allow it until my dad went to the library and
> informed her that any of his kids could read anything in the library.
> Wasn't a problem after that.  Rich in Z-5

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