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Danhouse, Carl W. / The life story of Carl W. Danhouse
(1981)

Chapter twelve,   pp. 65-71 PDF (2.5 MB)


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garage and have a garden, and we made a deal. The first year
or two we had to park the car on the street and in the winter
rented garage space at the Ford garage a half block away. We
had a beautiful lawn in the back of the house and I didn't want
to dig it up for either a garage or a garden. Our lot went to an
alley in the back so we built the garage there on the half lot
we had purchased. There was a sidewalk in the back which ended
where the backhouse used to be and a pear tree had been planted
there and it bore pears like you wouldn't believe. We gave a
lot of them away each year.
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