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October 2013

In this issue: General Interest Camping in Mexico Only in Mexico – Tommy Clarkson Seeking Income? – Yann Kostic So you bought a tablet? What next? – Señior Tech Movie Review – The Butler – Suzanne A. Marshall Nature Planting Roots – Mexican Palmetto – Tommy Clarkson I Planted Roots – Picotee Sky Flower – […]

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New Rules and Regulations concerning the Importation of Foreign Cars

By Manzanillo Sun Writer from the October 2013 Edition (This information was received from Gerry Szakacs, President, Manzamigos A.C. and is paraphrased below) I (Gerry) received an email that as of September 14th, all 3rd party or virtual registrations (as described below) were stopped. Lo and behold, as of Wednesday. September 25th, they’ve opened it back […]

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Picotee Sky Flower- I Planted Roots in Mexico

By Tommy Clarkson from the October 2013 Edition Duranta erecta ‘Sapphire Showers’ Family: Verbenaceae Also known as: Pigeonberry, Golden Dew-drop, and Skyflower This originally West Indian, evergreen, drooping branch, vine is definitely, an attention getter! Its flora are large, beautiful racemes (clusters) of butterfly attracting, trumpet shaped, white tipped, and intensely, bluish-violet-lavender purple. (One wonders if I […]

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The Potato

By Terry Sovil from the October 2013 Edition My good friend Carlos and I were in Centro Manzanillo visiting “city hall”. It is late morning and lunch sounds good. We pop into a busy local restaurant. Part of the meal is potato salad. Potato? Is that Mexican? Back in Minnesota, United States, we had a restaurant called […]

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The Butler

By Suzanne A. Marshall from the October 2013 Edition Lee Daniels’ “As Cecil Gaines serves eight presidents during his tenure as a butler at the White House, the civil rights movement, Vietnam, and other major events affect this man’s life, family and American society.” I really loved this picture. I loved the way it looked as if […]

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