Tag Archives: Jimmie Rodgers

October 18: Dewey’s Tune

Railroad Man October 18, 1900: My grandfather’s birthday.  It was just a few months after legendary  railroad engineer Casey Jones was killed in a train wreck and later immortalized  in song.  My grandfather, George Dewey Pittman, became a railroad man, … Continue reading

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It’s time to take Paul’s advice

About five years ago, I developed an interest in truly trying to move forward personally and professionally in a positive way. After reading books by Zig Ziglar, Brian Tracy, Michael Hyatt, Andy Andrews, Seth Godin, Rabbi Daniel Lapin and Dan … Continue reading

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Frankie and Johnny (song link included)

Drinkin’. Cheatin’. Revenge. Murder. Capital punishment. All tied together with a catchy little melody. That’s what I love about Frankie and Johnny, an American ballad that has withstood the test of time. Basically, Frankie finds out that Johnny, her sweetheart, … Continue reading

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October 18: Dewey’s Tune

Railroad Man October 18, 1900 was my grandfather’s birthday.  It was just a few months after legendary  railroad engineer Casey Jones was killed in a train wreck and later immortalized  in song.  My grandfather, George Dewey Pittman, became a railroad … Continue reading

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