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Behind the Lace Curtains-Memento Monday, Scone Knife

I love to collect various tea accoutrements, and one of the most unique is my scone knife. The small knife has a sharp edge on the outside of the knife blade, used for cutting scones in half. The opposite side is rounded, perfect for spreading clotted cream, curds and jams. I found this piece at…
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Celebrating History-June 22, 1918

News from Washington DC regarding the war this week included an article that the draft age was going to be extended to the ages of 18 to 45 for able bodied fighting men. The Havre Plaindealer’s June 22, 1918 issue also carried news that the government was encouraging people to stock up on coal this…
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Behind the Lace Curtains-Wednesday Work Day

We got some snow-exactly 1 year from the time we had our first blizzard of the Long Winter of 2017-2018.  There is enough snow and it's cold enough to stick, but there isn't as near the amount as last year.  Good thing we are prepared-lots of food, shovels at the ready, and things to do…
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Behind the Lace Curtains-Catching Up

This summer was very hectic and busy!  As you probably already know, I manage both the Clack Museum and Wahkpa Chu'gn Buffalo Jump as well as doing my own tours and such, plus I was busy cleaning out the basement and working at other sites to get them organized.  While I didn't get as much…
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