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Author:  Karen R
E-mail:  luvnmusc@comcast.net
Date:  11/28/2006 11:11:03 AM
Subject:  Re: In Springfield, OR
Message:  It did snow pretty hard last night, and snowing lightly off and on today, but it won't stay. It is 38deg. F right now. too warm for snow.

In 1969, in the Willamette Valley, we had about 3 feet of snow in 24 hours. Eugene had no snow plow. Then the temp dopped below freezing. We sat that way for a couple weeks. No food in the stores, everything shut down. The kids had the best time building snow forts. They built up a slide to the roof, climbed on the roof and slid down. The parents worked to keep clothes dry, food in their tummies, hot cocoa coming all the time. Great memory.



 In Springfield, OR by Karen R  at 11/27/2006 8:23:16 AM
 Re: In Springfield, OR by Joey L.  at 11/27/2006 9:12:33 AM
 Re: In Springfield, OR by Lois at 11/27/2006 9:15:36 AM
 Re: In Springfield, OR by Karen R  at 11/27/2006 9:33:35 AM
 Re: In Springfield, OR by Joey L. at 11/27/2006 9:41:49 AM
 Re: In Springfield, OR by Lois at 11/27/2006 12:22:05 PM
 Re: In Springfield, OR by andrew p at 11/27/2006 9:52:52 AM
 Re: In Springfield, OR by Lib at 11/27/2006 9:58:58 AM
 Re: In Springfield, OR by Alaska Shirley at 11/27/2006 3:46:39 PM
 Re: In Springfield, OR by Karen R  at 11/27/2006 4:27:02 PM
 Re: In Springfield, OR by Bob C at 11/27/2006 4:36:46 PM
 Re: In Springfield, OR by Karen R  at 11/27/2006 4:45:18 PM
 Re: In Springfield, OR by Craig at 11/27/2006 5:38:58 PM
 Re: In Springfield, OR by Alaska Shirley at 11/27/2006 8:21:58 PM
 Re: In Springfield, OR by Karen R  at 11/27/2006 8:54:45 PM
 Re: In Springfield, OR by BobC at 11/28/2006 1:07:38 AM
 Re: In Springfield, OR by Karen R  at 11/28/2006 11:11:03 AM
 Re: In Springfield, OR by Joey L. at 11/28/2006 4:18:44 PM

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