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Looking like the first two lines of the poem 'Warning,” which begins 'When I am an old woman I shall wear purple with a red hat which doesn't go, and doesn't suit me,” Dorothy Lindgeren (left) and Phyllis Tarver skipped spending their 'pension on brandy” — part of the third line of Jenny's Joseph's infamous poem on growing old — and instead sipped tea.

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Too cold for a teddy bear picnic, but tea will suffice

The Fifth Annual Teddy Bear Tea held Saturday is a fundraiser by the Walla Walla-Columbia County Retired School Employees Association. It supports its college scholarship program for future educators. Last year the event raised more than $2,000 and funded


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