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Issue #52

July/August, 1998

This issue is Sold Out.
Most articles are included in our print anthology
A Backwoods Home Anthology — The Ninth Year
Click on General Store to the left.
Click on items listed in red to read them.


Departments

Cover 52

Note from the publisher

Letters

Editorial:
   Happy birthday Communist Manifesto

Columns:

Ayoob on firearms:
   Part 1 -- Is this the ultimate backwoods home rifle?

Think of it this way:
   What's left, what's right? What's liberal, what's conservative?

Where I live:
   Shearing, carding, spinning, weaving and creating with Margaret Boos

Book Reviews

Original poems:
   Sheryl L. Nelms

Irreverent jokes page


Contents

Building / Tools

  • Convert dead space to closet space

Making a living

Farm / Garden

Country living

  • Kerosene lamps -- a bright idea

Crafts

  • Make beautiful bandsaw boxes from scrap wood

Recipes



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