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On the fifth day of our trip to
Florida, wc arrived at Key West It
is the southernmost city in the
continental United States and just
90 miles from Cuba. We traveled
over many bridges to get there in
cluding one that was seven miles
long. Here a guide rode with us
and pointed out the homes of fam
ous people. We were told that
there are 1,800 sunken ships in
this area with treasures. Their
trees are quite different too as a
Gumbo Limbo tree has a red trunk
that peels regularly. The sunsets
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are very beautiful in this place.
The next day we visited an alli
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The boat carried about 20 people
and seemed to travel through
fields of grass but it really was a
swampgrass marsh. In the Ever
glades National Park .we had an
other boat ride to tour their 10,000
islands. We took pictures of a
nesting osprey. Previously, we
walked through the Fruit and
Spice Park near Homestead. Here
I got seed from a lipstick tree. In
this area there are many fields of
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The Edison-Ford complex in
Fort Myers was very interesting as
it showed many of their inven
tions. From Sarasota we went to
Tampa where I happened to meet
a lady who was a niece of my fa
vorite high school teacher. In the
evening we walked on the pier at
St. Petersburg which extends
2,400 feet into Tampa Bay, and
did some shopping. Allen bought
a beautiful wind chime for me as
an early birthday gift
Cypress Gardens at Winter Ha
ven has acres of cypress trees and
many colorful flowers. We took a
lot of pictures here. We took a ride
on Island in the Sky which gave us
an overall view of the gardens. Al
len and I had been there 47 years
before and remembered seeing
their spectacular ski show with
some of the world’s best water
In the evening we saw Lake
Wales Passion Play. This moving
play had 22 scenes showing the
last seven days of the life of
Christ. More of Florida next week.
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The Lebanon Extra Special
Puppy Club did a few things dur
ing the first months of 1995.
Meetings were held on Jan. 19 and
On Jan. 19 club elections were
held. Results are president, Ellen
Leuenberger; vice president, An
drea Leuenberger, secretary, Julie
Ulrich; treasurer, Brian Horst;
scrapbook, Becky Ulrich; and re
porter, Emily Horst
On Feb. 16 the club held a regu
lar meeting. Club members begin
every meeting with a training ses
sion for the dogs. Then they dis
cussed going on a trip to get the
dogs used to different forms of
Most club members were able
to attend a mall walk on Jan. 28.
They went on a city bus and stop
ped at places around Lebanon.
Then they came back and walked
through Boscov’s, Ames, and the
mall area. They also went to Cho
colate World in Hershey on Feb.
Red Rose 4-H Beef Club
- On March 1, the 4-H Red Rose
Beef Club held its reorganizations!
Lancaster Farming, Saturday, March 18, 1995-821
The new project and record
books were handed out Officers
elected that night were: president-
Dale Livengood; vice-president,
Amy Hofflnes; secretary, Jill Hof
fines; assistant secretary, Jessica
Stoltzfus; treasurer, Travis
Donough; news reporters. Jessica
Schmidt and Nicole Hess.
Project reports were given by
Casey High, Dale Livengood, and
Seven new members signed up,
bringing the club membership to
The Gloucester County 4-H
will be holding a Horse Show and
Craft Show at the Gloucester
County 4-H Fairgrounds, Mullica
Hill, N.J., on Sunday, April 9.
Both shows are open to the
public, there is no admission fee,
and there is plenty of free parking.
Refreshment stands will be open
Three pavilions are available
for crafrers, and reservations will
be taken until March 30.
If you are a crafter and wpuld
be interested in attending this
show, contact the 4-H office for
reservation form at (609)
Gloucester 4-H Leaders