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Old 04-27-2017, 09:55 PM
 
Location: StlNoco Mo, where the woodbine twineth
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No I didn't. But I lived for a brief period of time in the 70s half a block behind that McDonalds which by then was a music store.
That was about 70 miles from where I lived, but that was during the 1960s.
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Old 04-28-2017, 06:15 AM
 
Location: StlNoco Mo, where the woodbine twineth
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Missouri had the most expensive governor race in the country in 2016, more than $50 million was spent.

Missouri Has The Nation's Most Expensive Race For Governor, A Ballot Measure Could Change That : NPR





In 1930, James B. Hargis and Charles Creighton of St. Louis, drove their 1929 Model A Ford from New York to Los Angeles and back again while driving in reverse gear and never shutting off the engine. They traveled 7,200 miles in 42 days averaging about 7 miles per hour.

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Bryce Walton (1918-1988)
Blythedale, Missouri
Writer

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Missouri Hobo Stew

Missouri Hobo Stew



The oldest Mexican restaurant in St. Louis is Ruiz Mexican Restaurant which opened in 1966 in Florissant.



St. Louis Zoo
First zoo in the world which the citizens of a community supported by passing a mill tax.

https://www.stlzoo.org/about/history/azooisborn/


https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Saint_Louis_Zoo

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Old 04-28-2017, 07:35 AM
 
Location: Alamogordo, NM
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Missouri had the most expensive governor race in the country in 2016, more than $50 million was spent.

Missouri Has The Nation's Most Expensive Race For Governor, A Ballot Measure Could Change That : NPR


$50 million would feed a lot of stray dogs.
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Old 04-28-2017, 07:47 AM
 
Location: StlNoco Mo, where the woodbine twineth
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Missouri had the most expensive governor race in the country in 2016, more than $50 million was spent.

Missouri Has The Nation's Most Expensive Race For Governor, A Ballot Measure Could Change That : NPR


$50 million would feed a lot of stray dogs.
A lot of money is pissed away on elections. Look how much they spent running for president and one has to lose.
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Old 04-28-2017, 09:52 AM
 
Location: SW MO
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[i]Missouri had the most expensive governor race in the country in 2016, more than $50 million was spent.

$50 million would feed a lot of stray dogs.
Which would be a far better use of it than electing politicians. I find dogs infinitely more useful.
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Old 04-28-2017, 11:49 AM
 
Location: Alamogordo, NM
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Which would be a far better use of it than electing politicians. I find dogs infinitely more useful.

Dogs are useful, but not for eating. Tell that to the Chinese people.
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Old 04-28-2017, 09:17 PM
 
Location: SW MO
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Which would be a far better use of it than electing politicians. I find dogs infinitely more useful.

Dogs are useful, but not for eating. Tell that to the Chinese people.
And to the Koreans.
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Old 04-28-2017, 09:29 PM
 
Location: Alamogordo, NM
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And to the Koreans.

Si!
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Old 04-28-2017, 09:51 PM
 
Location: StlNoco Mo, where the woodbine twineth
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And to the Koreans.

Si!
Don't forget the Igorots.

Dogtown -- Igorots at the World's Fair
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Old 04-29-2017, 05:33 AM
 
Location: StlNoco Mo, where the woodbine twineth
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The Ghost Of Paris Missouri

The Ghost of Paris



The Billiken

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In North St.Louis County you can drive down I-170 and pass through 5 cities in 45 seconds, Overland, Charlack, Sycamore Hills, St.John and Bel-Ridge.



Afternoons And Popeye Cartoons
Children's TV stars of the 50s and 60s in St.Louis, Kansas City and Springfield.

Afternoons and Popeye Cartoons - MissouriLife.com



Nudist Clubs In Missouri

Forty Acre Club, Lonedell, Missouri

Show Me Acres, Stover, Missouri

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