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Down to the  Dirt

was atop a pile of three un-read books; this was right under it and is also about Newfoundland!

THREE in-a row!
I’m really enjoying this!

I really enjoyed  this!
BONUS: Tons of NL history

2019-DEC-12 2331h
OverSized PaperBack $22.00
/$2 (?/Goodwill)

 

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down-2-dirt
TWO-in-a-ROW!
Each very difficult to ‘put down.’

Anyone intimate w/ a Newfoundler will appreciate this!

There was another book I read earlier this year,
from the same stram-of-consciousness angle…
ANYBODY READ IT?

OverSized SoftCover w/ ‘flaps’
$19.95/$2 (Goodwill?)

Did You Know
The most coloUrful words in The Canadian Dctionary are mostly of ‘Newfie’ origin.

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ED = UNDER CONSTRUCTION

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SEE ALSO HERE and HERE, SVP.

SHOCKER!
https://www.straight.com/cannabis/1184671/rick-mercer-says-pierre-bertons-joint-rolling-tutorial-one-his-favourite-memories#

VIDEOS

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Part of my Canadiana Collection…
Apparently there’s a movie..

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“DUDDY”
Richard Dreyfus’ first flick?
NO comparison to the book (as usual)

JOSHUA THEN and NOW
Remembered w/ fondness

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book-of-mercy
Cohen represents my generation,
methinks,
although this a big age-gap

I think the most-telling moment was when he won the JUNO for “Best SINGER,”
and he answered,
“Only in Canada.”

The Official Leonard Cohen Site

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?/ Limited ed. 

HardCover w/ [slipping[ book-jacket

DID YOU KNOW?
MY grandfather was one of the first 25 Japanese in Toronto, arriving here w. a Master’s in Engineering.  He went to work for the railway in what was then New Toronto.  My uncle and father ware born and raised in Canada in the mid 1920’s [ALSO in New Toronto].

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An unknown Canadian treasure!  Coining the [old] women of Bay St.
[Toronto’s Wall St.] as “Bay St. Belles: and SO much more!
More in the pipes!

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FRIEND IN NEEDHAM, A:

[added] MacMillan [WHO ELSE?] 1969 – @ 70 Bond St.; Used $3.50…1.95

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TO EDIT

instant-relief-from-stress-mjf

A ?/grocery-store* impulse buy?

 

 
We [CDNS.’s] don’t REALLY say ‘supermarket‘ [USA]

 

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Details Missing 2019-Mar-10
I want to be who he’d joked as would be the fourth person to have read this.

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