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A Bike, a Boy Scout and a Bandit
A Bike, a Boy Scout and a Bandit
By John Scanlan
The combination produced a happy ending that day.
A Carousel of Memories
A Carousel of Memories
By Sara Etgen-Baker
There was something so intoxicating about that ride.
A Deal Gone Bad
A Deal Gone Bad
By Annette Kochera
This was not her idea of a good trade-off.
A Shared Cycle
A Shared Cycle
By Dr. John R. Cleary
Showing off got him nowhere.
A Sunken Float
A Sunken Float
By Priscilla Bale
Mother Nature took care of the task for them.
Afternoons at the Club
Afternoons at the Club
By Susan Viviano
They were perfectly, splendidly and simply wonderful.
Bargain Bicycle
Bargain Bicycle
By Carl Zimmerman as told to S.L. Zimmerman
Snappy responses led to swift sales.
Beating 58th Street
Beating 58th Street
By John Doscher
Stickball bragging rights were on the line.
Beneath the Pennsylvania Moon
Beneath the Pennsylvania Moon
By Geno Lawrenzi Dr.
A first drive, first date and first kiss, all in one night!
Best in Class
Best in Class
By Robert L. Willett
A rocky start gave way to a victorious ending.
Cowboy, Kewpie, and Sweetie Pie
Cowboy, Kewpie, and Sweetie Pie
By JoAnn Schueller Cooke
The trio provided valuable training for the future.
Dad's Last Ride
Dad's Last Ride
By Elaine Jones
Technically, it was his first one too.
Days With Dolly
Days With Dolly
By Irene Reth Curtis
They were filled with delights.
Half There
Half There
By Dorothy Ann Butler Zirkle
All of a sudden, something didn't feel right.
It's a Family Affair
It's a Family Affair
By Michael O'Donnell
A bespectacled doll played a significant role.
Just Being a Kid
Just Being a Kid
By Judy W. Robertson
It was hard to know where to begin.
Marching On
Marching On
By K. Neal Murphy
The real fun began after the parade.
No Luck With the Duck
No Luck With the Duck
By Frances Smith
And the substitute wasn't even close.
Picking Up Speed
Picking Up Speed
By Thenie Posch as told to Sarah Ashley Posch
The blue bike and its two rookie riders sailed down Sixth Street.
Prayers - and Notes - Answered
Prayers - and Notes - Answered
By Arlene Shovald
Whether it was luck or faith, it always worked.
Princess Peggy and Bulky Sharon
Princess Peggy and Bulky Sharon
By Frances Smith
They were one and the same.
Rick's Lemonade Stand
Rick's Lemonade Stand
By Rick Iekel
Inspirations struck as he was perched in a tree.
Romance Vs. Pigs
Romance Vs. Pigs
By Douglas S. Clark
Brotherly love and loyalty didn't stand a chance.
Shirley and Me
Shirley and Me
By Elaine Chandler Robbins
This special doll was enough for a lifetime.
Soaring in Secret
Soaring in Secret
By Donna McGuire Tanner
She took full advantage of his absence.
Summers Back Then
Summers Back Then
By Carlene Poff Baker
There was time for both duries and dawdling.
The Best of the West
The Best of the West
By John Scanlan
Just when he thought the toy selection couldn't get better...
The Walk Back Home
The Walk Back Home
By Ruth Enderle Brown
It took more than one try.
Waiting On Alice
Waiting On Alice
By Sara Etgen-Baker
She disappeared, the reappeared.
Watermelon Malaise
Watermelon Malaise
By Kyle N. Helmick
All they could eat was more than they needed.
You Say Tomato
You Say Tomato
By Georgia Kohart
No matter how you pronounce it, they're a summertime favorite.