Category Archives: Humor

New Hamphire Tidbits: Miscellany of the Apple

NEW ENGLAND PIE Pie is the masterpiece of New England home cookery. In Maine they still make those deep apple pies–clove flavored, generous, ample pies that one can make a flavorous meal of. But pie reaches its apotheosis at the … Continue reading

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No Goot! Its a New Hampshire Coot!

The Daily Herald newspaper of Provo Utah printed an interesting blurb on 19 February 1954: NO GOOT! BOSCAWEN, N.H. (UP) — James Lee, chief state research biologist, asked to identify a bird shot by a hunter, replied: “It’s a coot, … Continue reading

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A Cow’s View of the White Mountains

I came across a postcard of the White Mountains, that showed a herd of cows who were obviously enjoying the lovely view.  How can I tell, you ask? Well if you zoom in really close, you will see that those … Continue reading

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Not New Hampshire: Roscoe E. Rodda, Inventor of Peeps (1862-aft 1930)

When you think about Easter, you can't help but think of “Peeps…” Continue reading

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New Hampshire Repeats End of the World: 1844 and 2011

According to New Hampshire new sources, May 21st 2011, aka Judgment Day, came and went without any significant disruptions. 

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