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#46 MH81 ONLINE  

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Posted May 15, 2016 - 06:52 AM

My town has two sentences.

Also two, but it could be edited down to one.
https://en.m.wikiped...n,_Pennsylvania
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Posted May 15, 2016 - 10:39 AM

Wow, my home town got a paragraph, a really short one.

https://en.wikipedia..._North_Carolina


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Posted May 15, 2016 - 07:46 PM

You guys live in towns that show up in wikipedia or on maps? We have to use a different towns name to even get mail. We went to get a cell phone and were told our address did not exist, and had to register it with the cell phone stores address. The fun parts of rural life, they sometimes make living modern very difficult.


According to ups FedEx Comcast and Verizon my house doesn't exist. It's been here since the 20s but the address doesn't exist

My mail goes to a post office that is 20 miles away. We did have a post office in town but it closed down a few years ago.
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Posted May 16, 2016 - 05:53 AM

According to ups FedEx Comcast and Verizon my house doesn't exist. It's been here since the 20s but the address doesn't exist

My mail goes to a post office that is 20 miles away. We did have a post office in town but it closed down a few years ago.

Well, your under the radar that way!



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Posted May 16, 2016 - 06:27 AM

According to ups FedEx Comcast and Verizon my house doesn't exist. It's been here since the 20s but the address doesn't exist

 

Um-hum. I've heard that there are vast areas of Kansas that don't exist; maybe even all of Saskatchewan.


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Posted May 16, 2016 - 06:45 AM

Well, your under the radar that way!

 

I guess but it sure makes it a pain in the rear to get any packages delivered.  I have to have my stuff shipped to my mom and dads house that I can see out my side window in the fall/winter(from my house that doesn't exist)

 

My house was built by the last owners parents.  He didn't have cable, there was still an antenna on the roof.  He had a telephone, power, and water.  I bet he didn't have a cell phone.  I don't imagine he had many packages shipped to his house, I think that all added up that the address just simply wasn't used for many things. 


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Posted May 16, 2016 - 09:41 PM

Ok here's what Wiki has to say bout where we live!

 

https://en.wikipedia...y,_South_Dakota

 

I didn't think there were that many folks out here. I know about 10 of them!

 

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Posted May 17, 2016 - 12:10 PM

My small town. Slate river, ontario.

Population of 5,000 or so including the other scattered communities... Lots of the population of my small town is dutch, almost all of them are cousins.... But they're all good people.

also, if you're from a small town, you've probably seen a guy riding a tractor going places in no big hurry. I was that guy in slate river....

Wikipedia link

https://en.m.wikiped...liver_Paipoonge

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Posted May 17, 2016 - 12:20 PM

The story of my life as it is right now




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