Friday, April 27, 2018
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Reader's Exchange: She has tasty recipes to add to your recipe box

It is still the season for spring cleaning, and that is just what Nancy of Dunedin has been doing — with her recipe box. She found about 20 recipes that she has been saving for years, some that she has made, some that she hasn't, but she doesn't have the heart to throw any of them away. Nancy is hoping that someone out there will enjoy these recipes. Among them are the recipes for Cinnabon cinnamon rolls, cake doughnuts and aged cheddar-Guinness fondue. If you are interested, please call Nancy at (727) 734-9872.

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Carl of Largo is trying to clean up his yard and has a major obstacle. He has a riding mower, grass and leaf catcher, but he needs the metal part that supports the two bags that catch the grass and leaves. The part that he is missing was stolen from his storage shed. The riding mower is made by M.T.D. Manufacturing and is a 42-inch cut with a Briggs and Stratton engine. Carl has had a hard time finding a replacement part because the mower is 20 years old. If you can help, please call Carl at (727) 391-7892.

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Jane of Seminole is having a heck of a time finding a place where she can purchase twin-sized bedspreads. She says all she has found are either dormitory style (meaning they are for teens) or quilts or coverlets. If you can point Jane in the right direction, please call her at (727) 398-5791.

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Maureen and Tom of Dunedin will be celebrating their 50th anniversary next year, and they are trying to put a book together to present to their children and grandchildren that will show their lives through the years. They have numerous 35mm slides that they want to go through to help make selections for the book, but they have no way to view them. They are hoping to borrow a slide projector from someone so that they can view the images. Their carousel tray says "GAF Rototray slide tray" and holds 100 slides. If you can help them, please call (727) 734-3517 or email [email protected]

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Ollie Diamond of St. Petersburg is a big fan of Dolly Parton and her "Imagination Station" literacy program, in which a child is sent a book a month from the time they are born until they are 5 years old. Ollie has some friends who just had a baby, so she is hoping to find the address for Imagination Station so that she can give the newborn this great gift. If you can help, please call Ollie at (727) 687-8104.

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Bill of St. Petersburg has an alto saxophone song book of 20 great Hanry Mancini songs, along with an orchestral accompaniment CD, that he would like to give to someone who plays the alto sax, as no one in his household does. If you are interested, please call Bill at (727) 898-3218 or email him at [email protected]

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