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Jul
9
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Christmas Night, 188x. Falun.
Posted by Mr Tenk on July 9, 2014 at 9:32pm

continued from December 25th, 188x. New Babbage.

 

Odnar, in his excitement, had gone to the station an hour early to insure he was there to meet Maggie and Tenk when their train arrived. After seeing to their luggage and a quick cup of nog to welcome them to his home, he hustled them off to the tavern in time for the Christmas dance, where they lost no...

Jul
9
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Wiki Wednesday: Getting City-States Through Hypnotism
Posted by Bookworm Hienrichs on July 9, 2014 at 4:58am

Today's Wiki Wednesday brings us an adventure from a couple summers ago, when Arnold (now Beryl) fights the mechanations of Dr. Dinosaur.

Jul
8
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December 25th, 188x. New Babbage.
Posted by Mr Tenk on July 8, 2014 at 10:11pm ...1 replies

continued from The Twelve Days of Christmas (In July)

 

 

“Happy Christmas, Mr. Underby.”

“Happy Christmas, Mr. Tenk.”

The mayor and his personal assistant were standing out on Abney Parkway, enjoying the pleasure of bright Christmas morning. Mr. Tenk, by long tradition, was on his way to the train station to take his holiday...

Jul
8
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The 12 Days of Christmas (in July)
Posted by Odnar Halberstadt on July 8, 2014 at 1:42pm

December 25th, 188x. Falun.

 

Once upon a time - of all the good days in the year, on Christmas Day – Odnar walked down the street pushing a cart. He listened to the people in the street go up and down the pavement stones chatting merrily.

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Jul
4
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The Great Falunian Grey Bearded Eagle
Posted by Emerson Lighthouse on July 4, 2014 at 11:42pm ...2 replies

If one were to have looked up to search out the cause of the oblong shadow darkening the ground in a slow but steady south easterly direction one would see drifting in the air no more than a hundred meters above a most unlikely craft held together with a virtual patchwork quilt. "Can't this thing go any faster, Bert?" complained one of two passengers foolish enough to attempt a crossing of the Northern Fells in such a piecemeal contraption....

Jul
4
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Free Ice Cream for Urchins
Posted by Gatsby Szuster on July 4, 2014 at 9:38pm ...1 replies

Well sort of... Fred the Penguin and his son Joe are offering free
ice cream at my factory. It's been very hot and since the urchins
unlock the gate for him he thought he'd repay the favor... The bad
part is they are all penguin favorite flavors like Sardine &
Kipper, Anchovy, and of course Wiggyfish. So far no one has
stopped by for a cone but they are very hopeful.

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