Knee High By The 4th Of July

Author: Jess Lourey
Publisher: Llewellyn Worldwide
ISBN: 0738717193
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Praise: "Mira . . . is an amusing heroine in a town full of quirky characters."—Kirkus Reviews "[The] humor transcends both genders and makes for a delightful romp."—Fergus Falls Journal "Lourey's rollicking good cozy planted me in the ...

July Corn

Author: Richard Hergott
Publisher: iUniverse
ISBN: 0595219594
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3. s0? KNEE. HIGH. BY. THE. FOURTH. OE. IULY. he heat shimmered off of the
pavement as Magglio pulled into Champaign-Urbana and up to the home of
Luther Stymes. It occurred to him that he was heading down-state once again,
having ...


Author: John William Jaacks
Publisher: Xlibris Corporation
ISBN: 148368430X
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It would be “knee high by the 4th of July.” just like it says in the Farmers' Almanac.
Mom it was a lot like visiting Uncle Hans' farm years ago. When we reached the
farm house an old woman with white hair greeted us with a warmth I had not ...

Until We Meet Again

Author: A.R Anderson
Publisher: Xlibris Corporation
ISBN: 1469131951
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Well, if the corn is going to be knee-high by the 4th of July, it is going to have to
get going. Been too cool and wet for the crops.” Sic let him rattle on, answering in
monosyllables when she could get a word in, but this morning, it was comfortable

Where Am I Eating

Author: Kelsey Timmerman
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1118966546
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4 The old adage that the corn should be ''knee high by the fourth of July'' has
never held true. Typically the corn is much higher than that by July. This year it
wasn't true because it wasn't knee high. The short shriveled stalks of corn looked
like ...

Oath Of Office

Author: Michael Palmer
Publisher: St. Martin's Press
ISBN: 1429950439
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For a few minutes, they rode insilence. “Anyone everhear the expression 'knee
high by the Fourth of July'?” Louasked. “I have,” Cap said. “It has todo with corn.
My gramps used to grow itina corner ofthe backyard of his place in North

I M Happy Now

Author: John Arthur
Publisher: Xlibris Corporation
ISBN: 1469130513
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Knee high by the fourth of July, as any farmer knows. Is expected for corn, a
midsummer measure, watching how steady it grows. Knee high corn was good
news for the county. Where corn was the abundant bounty. Mid summer the kids
would ...

The Passage Of Time

Author: Ann Williams
Publisher: Xlibris Corporation
ISBN: 1465328025
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All four of his sons were knee deep in farming and all lived within a few miles of
him. They also were ... Usually they would plow it for the last time in late June or
early July. Leslie always said he wanted his corn “knee high by the fourth of July”.

Key Lime Pie Murder

Author: Joanne Fluke
Publisher: Kensington Books
ISBN: 1617730106
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While other states boasted of fish that jumped, living that was easy, and cotton
that was high, summertime in ... The corn might be knee high by the Fourth of July
, if it was a good year, but the only thing that was high in the second week of June

The Accident At Sanborn Corners And Other Minnesota Short Stories

Author: J. L. Larson
Publisher: iUniverse
ISBN: 1475977751
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Knee high by the fourth of July” had been a bromide of the past agricultural
generation. With faster growing seed and improved farming technology by 1970,
corn stalks were chest high in that part of Minnesota and even higher in many
farms ...