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Old Mill Stream free pdf Old Mill Stream is an entertaining, humorous autobiography of the author's life, with a twist, side-stepping into a variety of subjects affecting the lives of everyone on our planet. Born on a mid-western dairy farm, initially site of a water-powered flour mill as its primary enterprise, he used this unusual setting as a beginning of nonstop adventures and experiences at home and foreign travel later in adult life. In elementary and high schools, his ball playing took on a kind of ''Shoeless Jackson'' aura, and similar student body hero workship in win, win boxing matches. Adulthood brought many childhood dreams into reality, including adventures half-way around the world, higher education in engineering, psychology, and journalism fields, sailing on 13 owned boats (many involving more adventures), deep interest in classical music as a listener, student, and cataloger. Also, substantial involvement in real estate investment and management, and involvement for many years in publicity and advertising as an agency manager and owner. A serious environmental advocate and practioner in pre and post retirement years, personally recycling everything possible around the home and agitating for similar modes of environmental compliance in all areas of governance. Always alert to finding more productive, efficient ways of doing things, and working at procedures for more healthful living, the flow of inventions and processes to accomplish them has continued unabated, from boyhood to present. Some useful, interesting examples: a super compact Portable Bidet for travelers, CSS device for do-it-yourself applying cobble stone finish on your driveways and walks, mechanized sheet rock lifter for one-man ceiling work, ear wax flusher, a blizzard helmet, boat engine winterizer, mechanized shucker of garden peas etc. Easy to read, there's something for everyone in this book.

About Earl Wobeck

Earl Woebeck, though born into an early twentieth century rural environment with meager resources available, managed to extract himself from its grips and go on to earning an advanced degree in journalism with minors in engineering and psychology. This groundwork paved the way to a lifetime of writing in engineering, general outdoor and environmental fields. A professional practitioner in these fields most of his adult life, writing and publishing work encompassed several years as an editor of Popular Mechanics and other magazine, corporate public relations in nucleonics, aerospace, and air frame industries, pubic relations and advertising agency mangement, and lastly, free lance writing. A tour during WWII in India working in communications, afforded additional opportunities for adventure traveling India and Burma jungle trails, and a side-line jewelry business in Calcutta during off-duty hours.

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Author : Earl Wobeck
Publisher : Trafford Publishing
Data Published : 27 October 2004
ISBN : 1412034752
EAN : 9781412034753
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 350 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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