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Remembering My Grandpa – the Great Depression Teacher

On Friday, October 12, I got a frantic call from my wife at work. She was sobbing, and couldn’t hardly get any words out. Jen: “Charlie….I’m so sorry.” Charlie: “What happen? Did you get in an accident?” Jen: “No. Your Grandpa passed away this morning. He died about 8:30am at home with your Dad and …

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Farming During the Great Depression

Since we started ThreeThriftyGuys.com more than two years ago I’ve done a number of articles on the Great Depression. To name a few, “How people survived the Great Depression“, and “How the Great Depression Changed People.” ¬†All of these are because of the impact my Grandparents have had on my life. My Grandpa is 92 …

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