When a catechism teacher supposedly asked her class why they should be quiet in church, a child replied, “Because people are sleeping.”
Mostly excerpts of columnists published in The Madera Tribune.
“And man have dominion over the fish of the sea, and over the fowl of the air, and over every living thing that moveth upon the earth.”
— Genesis 1:28
I got a new watch last week, and I keep looking at it. My old watch had been dropped a few too many times and had given up the ghost. It had run out of time, so to speak.
There has been some dispute over whether the labor shortages California farmers reported over the last few years are real. It turns out they are very real, but that doesn’t quiet the skeptics.
On Dec. 28, 1968, movie star Barton MacClane was in St. John’s Hospital in Santa Monica. He had just hung up the phone after talking to his teenage granddaughter, Ginger, who was in Madera.
Fun while fighting. And that is exactly what Maderans from the north, south, east and west of our city will be doing starting tomorrow at Lions Town and Country Park.
Tomorrow is Madera’s Relay for Life at Lions Town and Country Park, and it must be said it would be difficult to find a more worth-while effort.