Askey, Margaret (Higgins)

Margaret Askey (Higgins) was born Nov. 7, 1925 to Svend and Hilda Kaufmann, passed away June 16, 2012 in Fair Oaks, California. She was a m ember of Fowler United Methodist Church and representative of Union Gospel Mission Auxiliary.  Gravesite gathering to be held at Fairmount Memorial Park, 5200 W. Wellesley, …

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Adult lessons from children’s books

I read a lot of children’s books these days. It’s one of the many benefits of parenthood. Some of the books I know from my own childhood, such as Richard Scarry’s, "Busy Busy Town," with its excitable, anthropomorphic citizens.

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