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My Favorite Moment of Year the 13th

[cb_profit_poster Travel1]Clinton, S.C., January 2, 2014, 9:46 a.m. All my years are made up of moments. Duh. What I’m trying to write is that most of my memory is photographic. I see snapshots in my mind. They’re what I remember. … Continue reading

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The Sad Demise of the Name ‘Dick’

Clinton, S.C., Friday, May 24, 11:32 a.m. When I was a kid, the top driver in NASCAR was occasionally referred to on television and in print as “Dick Petty,” though the King himself always preferred “Richard.” If the announcer said … Continue reading

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He Didn’t Give a Damn in a Good Way

Clinton, S.C., Friday, May 17, 2013, 9:32 a.m. The first time I had an extended conversation with Dick Trickle was early in 1995. He was about to begin his only season in Bud Moore’s No. 15 Quality Care Ford. Bud’s … Continue reading

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