Monthly Archives: August 2018


CORN Written for the First Saturday Writers, led by Liz Paterra We grew corn. I don’t know the variety. It was just field corn as compared to sugar corn and pop corn. It was probably 95% yellow, 4% red and … Continue reading

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REA came to the Farm 6/2/18 Sometime in 1942 or 43 the Rural Electrification Administration decided to electrify Taylorville and bring electricity to the farm. Before that we had kerosene lamps. A few nickel lamps. They were made from a … Continue reading

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