Donald R. McClarey

Come, Ye Thankful People, Come

Something for the weekend.  Come, Ye Thankful People, Come.  Written in 1844 by Henry Alford, a Church of England rector, it quickly became a favorite hymn throughout the English speaking world.   My village of Dwight, Illinois is having its

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Dwight Harvest Days Basset Waddle

Dwight is having its annual Harvest Days this weekend, and at a quarter to one the parade will be passing our house.  The unique feature of the parade is the great Dwight Basset Waddle.  You have not truly lived until

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