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Injun Summer Reminder of Indian Summer

I recently came across a copy of the "Injun Summer" cartoon that appeared in the Chicago Tribune for well over 50 years. It is in two parts, with the upper section showing a grandpa and a grandson sitting under a near-bare limbed tree. Grandpa's rake is cradled in his arm, and he draws on his corncob pipe while watching leaves burn in a small fire on the edge of a cornfield. The ...

Perry Piper | Oct 1, 1998

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