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This is Buzzy's Country Store blog designed to keep you apprised of what's going on at the Store. Buzzy's is a general store located in St. Mary's County, Southern Maryland near Pt. Lookout State Park. Buzzy and Jean Ridgell purchased the Store from Jean's father Harry Raley in 1953. Buzzy operated it until his passing in 2009. His son J. Scott Ridgell is the current owner.

Wednesday, December 10, 2014

Take me Back Down to Putah Creek?

Any river-related discussion automatically conjures up thoughts of Creedence Clearwater Revival.  Proud Mary is probably their most famous river song and one that has been covered by everyone from Elvis to Lisa Simpson.

That said, I always preferred listening to their song Green River.  At various times in my life when I was away and feeling homesick, I would always think of the Green River line "If you get lost come on home to Green River."  What a comforting thought.  

Here is John Fogerty discussing the origins of Green River:
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