Tag Archives: Peggy Lee

Is That All There Is?

It’s book report time once again, boys and girls.  The book in question this time is James Gavin’s new biography Is Is That All There Is?: The Strange Life of Peggy Lee. Full disclosure first.  I have been a Peggy … Continue reading

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Peggy Lee Tribute

On what would have been her 92nd birthday, singer/songwriter Peggy Lee was honored last night at The Stage at Island Park in Fargo.   I had great fun talking with Holly Foster Wells, Peggy’s grandaughter, and other family members who flew in … Continue reading

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Peggy Tribute

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Thirty Five Years in as Many Minutes

The other night I spoke to the 1,021st meeting of the Franklin Club in Grand Forks. It’s true. Franklin Club has been meeting monthly (nine months a year) for more than one hundred years. Ginny and I have been members … Continue reading

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Wimbledon Celebrates Peggy Lee’s 90th Birthday

  The small town of Wimbledon, North Dakota, celebrated what would have been singer Peggy Lee’s 90th birthday yesterday, according to a Jamestown Sun article.

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Come Rain or Come Shine

  As Peggy Lee’s (self-proclaimed) biggest fan, I’ve been happy to see Starbucks‘ new Peggy Lee CD, part of its Opus Collection, in Starbucks stores or coffee shops or whatever they are for several weeks now.  But I didn’t realize … Continue reading

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