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.

Tuesday, January 4, 2022

Twofer Tuesday - Amanda Jones(es)

A young lady in Buzzy's Country Store recently paid for her purchases with a credit card and I noted that the receipt showed her name as being Amanda Jones.  I started to comment that the Rolling Stones had had a good song by that name but a) I knew she would have absolutely no clue what I was talking about and b) the Amanda Jones Mick is singing about comes across as someone who doesn't really have her act together.  Check for yourself: 

P.S. Check out this bio (click here) about an American inventor, author, spiritualist and feminist named Amanda Jones.   Mick may have been singing about some lost-ball-in-tall-grass-kinda-lady, but it sure sounds like the American Amanda Jones knew what she was doing. Next Amanda Jones I encounter in Buzzy's, I now know what to say to her. 

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