Columbus Georgia
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Columbus, GA

#1 Mar 20, 2013
On the banks of the Chattahoochee, where the piedmont meets the plain,
the birds in trees singing sounds
washed by gentle rain
---way down.........
the tender age of yesterday,
the promise of today.
Take pride is what she offers you and help her on her way.
For all that she may ever be, be sure that you...
are Columbus Georgia

Since: Jan 07

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#5 Mar 22, 2013
The Campptown ladies sing this song,
Doo-da, Doo-da
The Camptown racetrack's five miles long
Oh, de doo-da day

Goin' to run all night
Goin' to run all day
I bet my money on a bob-tailed nag
Somebody bet on the gray

Oh, the long tailed filly and the big black horse,
Doo-da, doo-da
Come to a mud hole and they all cut across,
Oh, de doo-da day

Goin' to run all night
Goin' to run all day
I bet my money on a bob-tailed nag
Somebody bet on the gray
Larry

Atlanta, GA

#6 Mar 22, 2013
Remember This wrote:
On the banks of the Chattahoochee, where the piedmont meets the plain,
the birds in trees singing sounds
washed by gentle rain
---way down.........
the tender age of yesterday,
the promise of today.
Take pride is what she offers you and help her on her way.
For all that she may ever be, be sure that you...
are Columbus Georgia
I grew up in Columbus and remember this playing on TV as part of the Chamber of Commerce or visitors bureau, I don't remember that but I do remember the song, it had musical parts from the Columbus Stockade Blues tastefully woven through it and was a great song for the time.
Can anyone find a link to the recording?
Rozelle

Columbus, GA

#7 Mar 23, 2013
You people are fantastic, your knowledge of the intricacies of Columbus is truly amazing.
Remember This

Columbus, GA

#8 Mar 26, 2013
http://youtu.be/MiEKP5sSdG4

A much simpler time.

Since: Jan 07

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#11 Mar 27, 2013

Since: Jan 07

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#13 Mar 27, 2013
He wouild put a thin line on a white background,







then it's an old shed trees and a barbed wire fence,

then shadows would make it totally different,

I can't draw, paint and those that can do it hats off,...lol

“Shadowville All-Stars”

Since: Dec 08

Columbus, GA

#14 Mar 27, 2013
Reef shark wrote:
<quoted text>I just recently found out that Bob Ross did some of the paintings for the Andy Griffith show.The endings where they run the closing credits!
That's some news to me, I remember those illustrations in the closing credits of early episodes but had no idea Bob Ross was the artist.

I always was a fan of Ross.
Columbus Native

Oklahoma City, OK

#15 Mar 28, 2013
Columbus "I shall return" said Mcarthur and me too!

“Shadowville All-Stars”

Since: Dec 08

Columbus, GA

#17 May 16, 2015
Jack S wrote:
Man o'man those were the days of trying to catch the biggest fish to win a Zebco 404 on Sportsmans Lodge.
Ridley Bell was the man.
https://youtu.be/ieLSmRP6Yro
Saw him once as a kid at Spano's restaurant. A real nice man.
Hello Jack, good to find that those old Sportsman's Lodge videos are still around.

:D

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