Wetzel Chroniclehttp://www.wetzelchronicle.com/page/category.detail/nav/5042/Columns by Chuck Cleggen-usTue, 26 Sep 2017 01:44:23 EDTTue, 26 Sep 2017 01:44:23 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssParty Lines, Porch Swings and Screen Doorshttp://www.wetzelchronicle.com/page/content.detail/id/557914.htmlI grew up in a time when party lines, porch swings and screen doors were very much part of most people's homes. The modern convenience of a small, economical window air conditioner had not yet over taken our countr.Wed, 20 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDTThe Legend of Dick Brookhover's Elephantshttp://www.wetzelchronicle.com/page/content.detail/id/557896.htmlIn July, I wrote a story about the great elephant race on Main Street. After I published the story, I was reminded by Bill Witschey of an elephant story that has existed for a long time in our community.Wed, 13 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDTCatfish Jack's Jar Of Toes: Part 8 of 8http://www.wetzelchronicle.com/page/content.detail/id/557872.htmlAs I sat there on my porch, listening to Sam Clemens story, I will admit it gave me a since of uneasiness. The thoughts of great monster fish below the river surface gave me pause.Wed, 6 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDTCatfish Jack's Jar of Toes: Part 7 of 8http://www.wetzelchronicle.com/page/content.detail/id/557855.htmlThe last few weeks I have been telling you the story Samuel Clemens chronicled to me. It is about Jack and his friend, Crow, and how they were performing their act for the first time, near the town of Cairo along the Mississippi Rive.Wed, 30 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDTCatfish Jack's Jar Of Toes: Part 6 of 8http://www.wetzelchronicle.com/page/content.detail/id/557833.htmlWhile Samuel sat next to me, he had dozed off while telling the story of Catfish Jack. Then, with a start, he awakened to look at me and began his story once again, as if he had not stopped...Wed, 23 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDT