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  1. Terry Holsinger
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    Although I’m not Amish, I walked to and from school for the first 11 years. Then I got a car and drove to and from school. Ah those were the days…

  2. Karen Byus
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    I walked from kindergarten through 6th grade….about a mile. Had to take the bus after that because school MILES from home. Enjoy your pictures as well as any comments about the Amish life-style.

  3. Dave Gibson
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    Thanks for this, P.L. As an Australian, it is always good to study/see other phases of culture. As a child growing up on a banana plantation I walked several mile to school. Shoes!!!!! What were they!!! Cheers from Down Under. Dave.

  4. Dr. Kenneth R. Cooper
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    Like Mr. Holsinger, I, too, walked to school the first 11 years–3 different schools, elementary, junior high, and high school–each a little further away. But all in the city. I lived in an urban area of Pennsylvania. And, Yes, brother Terry, those were the days…!

  5. Paul L. Gaus
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    This is one of my favorite images lately.

  6. Catherine
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    I still often walk to school unless I ride my bike. I’m 51 and a middle school teacher.

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