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Woodworking: This ol' farm boy had to start over to learn habits, ways of country, metropolitan school

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When last I wrote school was underway and I told you tales of my first year at a one-room school, with six students, an outhouse, and Miss Adella Hanson, the beautiful new schoolmarm.

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Soon after I adjusted to the rigors of walking two and a half miles to school and the need to go potty in the weeds of Rat Coulee, my father announced that he had struck a really good deal with a rich farmer who had all the modern conveniences and several farms.

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