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May 24, 2014 - The Other Atlanta

We drove to Atlanta, a small town in central Illinois along old Route 66, not the big city in Georgia. Instead of taking the Mother Road to Atlanta we cut across country. It was a nice day for a ride across the rolling plains of south central Illinois. Most of the fields have what looks like a green fuzz of sprouting corn and soy bean plants. Since we saw the unusual oval corn crib in Carlock the other night we began to take notice of the number of corn cribs that can be seen on farmsteads. All are no longer functional and are in different...

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