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Sales Tax, anyone?

Evidently, back in the 1930’s in the state of Ohio, the answer to that question was   “No Thanks!”  In 1935 Ohio enacted a state sales tax of 3% .  Most of the money was earmarked to support schools.  As … Continue reading

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1941

“She’s not a flower She’s not a pearl, But she’s a jolly All around girl.” That was the inscription under my Mom’s senior picture in her 1941 yearbook. You wouldn’t dare write inscriptions today. It would cause too much drama! … Continue reading

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