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"I LOVE TO WRITE"

"UNCLE RAY'S NEWSPAPER COLUMNS PRINTED IN THE KOKOMO TRIBUNE"

 ABOUT ANGELS
#1
  ANGELS AMONG US
#2
  THE BEAUTY OF IT ALL
#3
  DREAMS AND REALITY
#4
  THE SINGING MOUSE
#5
  REMEMBER ME
#6
  ROLE MODELS
#7
 THE PAST, PRESENT, & FUTURE OF LIFE
#8
  THE RISE AND FALL OF A GIANT
#9
  WHERE DID WE GO WRONG
#10
  LETTER TO JOHN
#11
  WE NEAR THE NEXT CENTURY
#12
  LIFE IN THE GOOD OLD DAYS
13
  A MAN REMEMBERS
#14
 JUST GETTING ALONG
#15
  MOM'S MEALS
#16
  OLD TIME TEACHING
#17
  OUR PATHS FROM THE PAST
#18
  GIVEN A SECOND CHANCE
#19
  MY PET PEEVES
#20
  PROGRESS
#21
  HISTORY OF KOKOMO
#22
  THE WRONG ONES TO FOLLOW
#23
  HAPPY MOTHER'S DAY
#24
 DINK
#25
  THE COMPUTER AGE
#26
  THE GRAND OLD MILL
#27
 CLASS OF 55
#28
  TO TELL THE STORY
#29
  GOOD OLD FRIENDS
#30
  SPEAKING OUT
#31
  SOMEONE CARES
#32
  TELEVISION AS I SEE IT
#33
  WE HAVE A CHOICE
34
  WHY RETIRE?
#35
 LOSS OF A CHILD
#36
  OUR YOUNG FOLK
#37
  LEARN FROM THE PAST
#38
  TOUCHED
#39
  JUST SAY NO
#40
 JUST MY VIEW   OUR VOTING SYSTEM    WATCH OUT FOR THE BAD GUYS   I WAS ACCEPTED   THE 2000 SCARE
  CHOSEN   WHAT REALLY GETS ME MAD  HOME COOKING   WHAT HAPPENED TO LOYALTY?   BACK TO THE OLD HOMEPLACE
  CARING ABOUT THE CUSTOMER  DO YOU REMEMBER THESE?   STOP THEM FROM TAKING IT DOWN   THE CHANGE IN INDIANA TRADITION    HOW FAR WILL VIOLENCE GO?
  DO I HAVE THE RIGHT TO JUDGE   THE HAPPY HOUR?  MOTHER & FATHER'S DAYS  YOU NEED TIME ALONE  PEOPLE WHO IMPRESSED ME
 THE PAST, PRESENT, & FUTURE OF LIFE   TIME TO REST   I AM FOR IT  KOKOMO, MY HOMETOWN   WHY HAVE PAIN?
  THERE WAS A TIME WHEN.   DON'T FORGET THE GRAND OLD MILL   LOVE THY NEIGHBOR   CHINA & THE 2008 GAMES  LET THEM KNOW
 VISIT THAT LOVED ONE   THE STORY THEY COULD TELL   CLONING IS WRONG   THEY ARE WATCHING US   RESPECT & HONESTY
  INNOCENT  ATTACK ON AMERICA   OLD TIMES REMEMBERED   AMERICA PROUD   UPTOWN KOKOMO
 SALUTE TO MOM & DAD   MY OLDER BROTHERS   BEAT THE DEPRESSION   WHO HAS THE POWER   THE RIGHT WAY
 THE YEAR OF 2002   THE VALUE OF LIFE   WE MADE IT   FROM THE TAXPAYERS   A JUMP FROM THE PAST INTO THE FUTURE
 FRIENDS FOREVER   TWO SPECIAL LADIES  HAVE WE MADE PROGRESS?   WAS I WRONG?   SNOW DAYS
 WE ARE OUR BROTHERS KEEPER   PRESERVE OUR FREEDOM   LIFE & HOW WE LIVE IT   JUST USE COMMON SENSE   COPING WITH YOUR LOSS
  DISGUSTED!!!   THE GARDEN OF LIFE   HAPPY MOTHERS' DAY   VACATION TIME   LOOKING BACK
 COMPANIES LONG GONE   CAN YOU REMEMBER?   OUR UNCLE TOM BUDD   MY INTERNET FRIEND LEE  HONOR THOSE HOLIDAYS
  THE WARS FOUGHT   VOTE WITH SOME SENSE   HE REALLY CARED   BACK IN TIME   HONOR THOSE GREAT ONES
  ON THE SOAPBOX   REASON FOR LIVING   LIVING A BETTER LIFE   KICK THOSE HABITS   ANOTHER TRIP DOWN MEMORY LANE
  OLD FASHION WRITER   MY FRIENDS   GOOD OVER EVIL   THE SEATBELT LAW   OUR FAMILY
  READER FEEDBACK   ARE THEY HONEST?   OLD DAYS REMEMBERED   OUR DAD   NEGATIVE VERSUS THE POSITIVE
 HARD TIMES THEN   SAYING YOU ARE SORRY   COMMITMENT   MOM & HER KIDS   TALK ABOUT THE MILL
 THE READERS' PRAISE   THE NEW YEAR  GROWING OLD   JUST ANOTHER YEAR   I STRUCK A NERVE
 SATISFACTION   DEALING WITH PAIN  BRAIN VERSUS COMPUTER   OUR LOSS   THE KOKOMO BYPASS
  A BEGINNING   THE CHANGES IN LIFE   HOW ROUGH WAS IT?   WHERE IS JULIE ?   RETIRED??
  A SOLDIER'S STORY   SOAPBOX TIME AGAIN   OUR GRANDPARENTS   OUR FUTURE  GOING HOME
  REMEMBERING   NEVER SAY GOODBYE   OUR NURSES   JUST DO IT   GREED??
  MY TOWN KOKOMO   SUDDEN WEALTH   A READER'S VOICE  TAKING CARE OF THE EMPLOYEE   SIS
  THE STORM   THEN TO NOW   ADVICE FROM THE HEART   TEST OF LIFE   FRIENDS FOREVER
  FAITH & HOPE   CUSTOMER RESPECT  OUR MEMORY   STEEL MILL TALK   BACK IN TIME
 MY YOUNGER DAYS   MORE FROM THE READERS   STARTING MY DAY   TIME TO VOTE   FRIENDS EVERMORE
  THE MILL STILL A MEMORY   OUR ANGELS   DID YOU VOTE??   BEAUTY AS I SEE IT   THE WAR EFFORT
  THOUGHTS OF THE TIMES  MY WALK IN LIFE   MY MOM & DAD   ANOTHER YEAR PASSES   WHERE DID OUR RIGHTS GO??
  JUST REMEMBERING   MY RECALL OF LIFE   STOP BEFORE IT'S TOO LATE   SHOWING LOVE   THE USE OF DRUGS
  THE UNCERTAINTY OF TIME   WHY DO WE WORRY?   READY TO RETIRE   MEMORIES OF MOM & DAD   MY BROTHER RUSSELL
  MOTHERS' DAY   TAKE A 2nd LOOK   USING OUR COMPUTERS   DOWN MEMORY LANE  THE OLD SHOWS
  OUR GREAT FATHER   SHARING MY GOOFS   GROWING MY GARDEN   NEVER POOR   OUR ELECTION COMING UP
  GREAT TO RETIRE  AMERICA   MY ANSWER TO MY READERS  A VISIT BACK IN TIME   ANOTHER TRIP BACK HOME
  THE GATHERINGS   THE 2004 OLYMPICS   THE WYANT FAMILY   WHY ARE WE HERE?   GREAT PEOPLE I KNEW
  MY NEWSPAPER COLUMNS #220   ANOTHER VISIT BACK HOME #221   ANOTHER MUDDY DAY#222   ELECTION FINALLY OVER #223  A GREAT MAN MY DAD #224
  MY TRAINING IN LIFE #225   PLEASE ASK FOR HELP #226   THE COLD WINTERS #227   SMOKING OR NO SMOKING #228   TIME FOR TELEVISION #229
  TWO GREAT TEACHERS #230   REASONS FOR DEFENSE #231   ANOTHER SALUTE TO MOM & DAD #232   RIDE ON THE TRAIN OF LIFE #233   TRYING TIMES #234
  A GIVEN GIFT #235   JUST ANOTHER SPORT NUT #236   WHAT ARE WE WATCHING #237   JOURNEY OF LIFE #238   READERS ASK QUESTIONS #239
  PLANTING TIME #240   DEALING WITH THE PAIN #241   WESTERN CLASS OF 1955 REUNION #242   THREE GREAT MEN #243   PRAISE THOSE YOUNG PEOPLE #244
  WORKING THE GARDEN #245   MY YOUNGER DAYS #246   MORE THOUGHTS FROM THE PAST #247   MY READERS' LOYALTY #248   THE REASON I WRITE #249
  DONT FORGET THE MILL #250   REMEMBER THE MILL PART 2 #251   AS A WRITER #252  KATRINA #253   ROUGH BUT GOOD TIMES #254
  OUR REPRESENTATION #255   NOW & THEN #256   LOVING MOM & DAD #257   TIME TO COMPLAIN AGAIN #258   ADJUSTING TO THE SITUATION #259
  THE OLD ROLE MODELS #260  MERRY CHRISTMAS TO ALL #261   ANOTHER BUDDY PASSES ON #262   BACK ON THE SOAPBOX ONCE MORE #263  WHY THE PROBLEMS? #264
   DON'T WORRY ABOUT IT. #265   FRIENDS FOREVER #266   MEMORIES SO PRECIOUS #267   NO RESOLUTIONS THIS YEAR #268  MY OPINION ON POLLS #269
  USING THE COMPUTER
#270
 GO BACK 50 YEARS
#271
 MILL GONE 20 YEARS
#272
 LOVE TO WRITE
#273
 FOND MEMORIES
#274
 Our 49th Coming Up
#275
Use Some Common Sense
#276
 
The Dash
#277
 
Customer Respect
#278 
My Answers To Why
#279 
Home Cooking
#280 
"FOND MEMORIES
#281 
Another Hoosier Sports Fan
#282 
KIDS NEED HELP
#283 
Mother's Day
#284 
THE JOURNEY OF LIFE
#285 
Avoid Those Chat Rooms
#286 
Another Letter From My Readers
#287 
Today's Youth For Tomorrow
#288 
Proper Use Of The Computer
#290 
Surviving 69 Years
#291 
The Thoughts Of An Old Man
#292 
Working 2006 Garden
#293 
The Way To Survive
#294 
A Close Look At Politics
#295 
More Questions From The Readers
#296 
Respect Your Elders
#297 
In Our Childhood
#298 
Old Time Television
#299 
Down Memory Lane Once More
#300 
Memories Of The Elders
#301 
More About Old Television
#302 
These are role models???
#303 
A Beginning
#304 
MY OPINION ONLY
#305 
Memories so precious
#306 
Memory Lane Revisited
#307 
IF I HAD 4 YEARS
#308 
THOUGHTS ABOUT MOTHER
#309 
12 YEARS HAVE PAST.
#310 
THE COVERAGE GAP
#311 
THEN & NOW
#312 
AND THEN THERE WERE FIVE
#313 
DEAL WITH THE PAIN
#314 
We Are Getting Old
#315 
From The Readers
#316 
Over The Airways
#317 
21 Years Since Continental
#318 
More Memories Of The Past
#319 
Quotes Of A Lifetime
#320 
Our Spending Habits
#321 
Living Life Worthwhile
#322 
Voting With Hope
#323 
Proper Use Of The Computer
#324 
Another Year In The garden
#325 
My Thoughts About Our Governing Bodies
#326 
Our Survival
#327 
Life's Rewards
#328 
A Senseless Act At Virginia Tech
#329 
Changing The Outcome???
#330 
What Was & What Is Now
#331 
The Voters Have Spoken
#332 
WHY THE VIOLENCE?
#333 
OUR CITY OF KOKOMO
#334 
THE HOURS OF THE DAY
#335 
LIVING THE WALK
#336 
GARDENING IS GOOD FOR YOU
#337 
"Why Do I Write?"
#338 
Neighborhood Problems
#339 
"Life's Garden"
#340 
Depression & Who It Hurts"
#341 
Pets Are Family Too
#342 
A Blow Still felt
#343 
Remembering What & Why
#344 
The Words Of Praise
#345 
The Year was 1955
#346 
Our Mom & Dad
#347 
Our Money Or Theirs???
#348 
The Value Of Life
#349 
Our Reasons To Defend Our Home Front
#350 
Thoughts Of An Old Man
#351 
"ROLE MODELS ??"
#352 

Those Precious Memories#353 
What Life Is All About.
#354 
My Look At 2008
#355 
"Remembering When"
#356 
Chief Cook
#357 
We Let It Happen
#358 
Electing Our President
#359 
"Legal Or Not??
#360 
"To The Readers"
#361 
"Our Old Friends"
#362 
"Going Back In Time"
#363 
Cont. Steel Not Forgotten
#364 
Judgement & Common Sense
#365 
Those Hard Old Days
#366 
Still Going After 51 Years
#367 
What To Watch On Television
#368 
THE HIGH COST OF MEDICINE
#369 
RIGHT TO VOTE
#370 
"WARS"
#371 
Old School Days
#372 
Garden, Anyone?
#373 
Off My Chest
#374 
A Mother's Love
#375 
The Time Of Rationing
#376 
Meditation For Pain
#377 
Information Left Open
#378 
About The Good Times Then
#379 
SALUTE TO DAD
#380 
Special Honors
#381 
Mill Gathering
#382 
Changing the election rules
#383 
Some More Thoughts
#384 
They Say; I Say.
#385 
What To Write About
#386 
"Continental Reunion 2008
#387 
"Please Keep Notes"
#388 
Fireworks Are Dangerous
#389 
Questions To Ask
#390 
Uncle Ray Answers
#391 
Reliving Our Childhood
#392 
More To Remember
#393 
Hope & Cheer
#394 
Saving Time & Gas
#395 
Life Is A Story
#396 
Think As You Vote
#397 
"LEGASY"
#398 
"Day Of Preparation"
#399 
"Honor To Dads"
#400 
The Old Neighborhood
#401 
Moms Are Special
#402 
"Days Of Old"
#403 
"Our Young People"
#404 
"Music My Way"
#405 
"Tribute To Aunt Donna"
#406 
"That First Step"
#407 
"Taking The Heat"
#408 
"More About The Mill"
#409 
"My Thoughts Today"
#410 
"Clean TV Anyone?"
#411 
"Hope For 2009"
#412 
"GrandParents To GrandChildren"
#413 
"My Thoughts Cont."
#414 
"Trying To Cope"
415 
"Don't Fall For Scams"
#416 
"Another Look At Family"
#417 
"Still One"
#418 
"Today's Uncertainty"
#419 
"Work With Him"
#420 
"Customer Satisfaction"
#421 
"Pictures Of Life"
#422 
"The Value Of Life"
#423 
"Legacy Left"
#424 
"Responding To Critics"
#425 
"Mother With Love"
#426 
"Write What I Know"
#427 
"Back When"
#428 
"Weeding Our Gardens"
#429 
"Garden Time"
#430 
"Being Responsible"
#431 
"Dad's Day"
#432 
"Negative or Positive"
#433 
"Why Remember"
#434 
"Not Closet Material"
#435 
"Hope Out There"
#436 
"My Hometown"
#437 
"Products Of The Times"
#438 
"Try To Save"
#439 
""
#440 

 
 
 
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