[LMB] Re: OT: Home Ec

Countryboy countryboy66 at mchsi.com
Sat, 26 Mar 2005 14:34:39 -0600

Peter H. Granzeau wrote the following:
> I was a townie, too, but half of the 225 kids in my high school were from 
> farms, and in a small school like that, it would have been hard not to 
> understand what the FFA (and the FHA--and that's NOT a financial 
> guarantor) was.  The product loyalty was among red, orange, and green (and 
> everyone KNEW which was which).

Do they even have FHA anymore?  Future Homemaker's of America doesn't sound 
particularly PC anymore.

Red - International Harvester
Orange - Case?
Green - John Deere

I was always partial to the Green myself.

Countryboy - in the midst of baking a cake for dinner tomorrow.