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Just Call Me MAM

I wrote MAM's musings weekly for almost 10 years. I began it with the Silver City Sun-News. When the editor who had taken on the column left the paper, I offered it to the Silver City Daily Press, and the editor, Richard Correa, grabbed it. Since early 2001, it appeared every Friday in the Daily Press, with the exception of two times that I recall. I'll update it as new sightings happen, so check regularly.

So MAM's musings has been re-created as Just Call Me MAM with a similar topic and musings about the outdors.

It comprises my observations and my opinion.

RATS!

By Mary Alice Murphy

Yes, I intended a double entendre of the critter rats and of my feelings about them.

I recently took my car in for a regular checkup. The mechanics notified me of the presence of-- Continue reading

Bird Adventures from a friend and MAM

Bird Adventures from a friend and MAM

By Mary Alice Murphy (with help from a friend)

Courtesy Photo from May 8 at left

"I just went down to take a photo of a bird's nest inside a pipe at the end of the driveway," she wrote on May 9 "I hea-- Continue reading

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