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20 Firefighters Killed
By the end of the 1931 fire season, 20 firefighters would be KILLED fighting Forest Service blazes. We'll be reading more on this evening (Tuesday) during Montana History up at Shelby's Marias Heritage Center. We're currently reading the book, "Montana's Waldron Cre…
Suffering Is Optional
With a blog headline like this one, I could well be blogging on my trying to figure out the basketball brackets! That's not the case today though, it's the title of the book that's up for grabs this afternoon (Monday) at 4:30 on Puffman Musical Trivia...
Happy Trails 2 U
I'll be headin' OFF the trail tomorrow (Saturday) morning on Puffman Sports Trivia. I have an ADVANCE REVIEW COPY of the book, "Off the Beaten Trail; A Young Man's Soul-Searching Journey Through Central America," up for grabs. Jake Heibrunn's the author of this …
Memories Are All That Remain
I'll be sharing some "memories" from the 1931 Waldron Creek Fire this evening (Tuesday) as I read & share MORE Montana History up at the Marias Heritage Center here in Shelby. We're currently reading Dr. Charles Palmer's "firebrand" book, "Montana's Waldron Creek Fire: T…
Hillary Haters Will Love It
The book I'm giving away this afternoon (Monday) at 4:30 on Puffman Musical Trivia is, "False Choices: The Faux Feminism of Hillary Rodham Clinton." "False Choices" is edited by Liza Featherstone with a bunch of contributions from numerous women I've nev…
A Different KIND Of Sport
I'm blogging about a story of champions, airwaves, & a 1 day race around the world. It's J.K. George's book, "Contact Sport."Dave Sumner, CEO & secretary of the American Radio Relay League laments, "How do you describe an esoteric 24-hour competition involving thousands of peo…
Hope It Goes Better Tonight
I'll be up at the Marias Heritage Center here in Shelby this evening (Tuesday) reading & sharing more Montana History with some of the Heritage Center residents. Last week, we started the book, "Montana's Waldron Creek Fire: The 1931 Tragedy And The Forgotten Five,&quo…
Meet Me @ The Library
The Toole County Friends of the Library will be meeting tomorrow (Tuesday) at High Noon at...where else(!)... the Toole County Library here in Shelby. Me? I've gone over & above the call of duty & posted a picture of our very own "Heidi-The Librarian" surrounde…
Racing 4 What’s Left
That's what the hardback book that I'll be giving away to some lucky listener this afternoon (Monday) on Puffman Musical Trivia at 4:30 is all about. Michael T. Klare, the author of 14(!) books says, "Our world is facing an unprecedented crisis of resource depletion...
What Does Hillary Know About Sports?
Who knows, but I have a pink Hillary Clinton book up for grabs tomorrow (Saturday) morning at 7:30 Puffman Sports Trivia! As far as being physically fit, I suspect she is because she gets plenty of exercise jumping to conclusions! The book I'm giving away is, "False Choices: …
Tragic & Forgotten
We'll be starting a new book this evening (Tuesday)at Montana History up at the Marias Heritage Center here in Shelby. I'm relieved to be leaving Somers, Montana in the ashes as I have a burning desire to begin to Dr. Charles Palmer's "Montana's Waldr…
Informative Startling Powerful
No, I'm not blogging about ME, the Puffman. Those 3 words have been used to describe the book I'll be giving away this afternoon (Monday) at 4:30 on Puffman Musical Trivia. The book is, Todd Miller's "Border Patrol Nation: Dispatches from the Front Lines of Homeland Security.…

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