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Counting Countries II

Tonight I have been thinking about countries and maps. As I hear the news from around the world I always picture where countries are on the map. I am pretty good at knowing where most countries are, but still have … Continue reading

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Old Wapello County Roots

Many of my friends know that I spent my early years in Ottumwa, Iowa which is the county seat of Wapello County. Wapello County was created in February 1843 and was named for Wapella or Chief Wapello who was a … Continue reading

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