Dynamic Duo Bo Edwards and Bill Long
The Gwinnett Roadrunner -
On The Run July 2014
By Mary Frazier Long
 
THINKERS
It might not be opportunity knocking, it could be one of your relatives.
 
The person who rows the boat seldom has time to rock it.
 
“Living is like licking honey off a thorn.” Louis Adamic
 
By the time a man gets to greener pastures he can’t climb the fence.
 
“Then came hot July boiling like fire.” Edmund Spenser
 
Parents of long ago were extremely permissive, they permitted their children to work.
 
Lots of people driving on Pike Street in Lawrenceville drive as though they are rehearsing for an accident.
 
Betty Powell owned and operated Williams Dress Shop beginning in 1958. Shown in the photo taken in the store in 1978: Mary Ann Bradford, Ada Frachiseur, Betty Powell and Ruby Warwick. Jan Rooks was not available for the photo. The dress shop was located at 116 Crogan Street in Lawrenceville.
The Gwinnett Roadrunner -
On The Run June 2014
By Mary Frazier Long
 
THINKERS
* When you walk what you talk
people listen.
* If you can read and don’t you are an illiterate by choice.
* The trouble with most of us is that we would rather be ruined by praise than saved by criticism.
* In youth we learn in age we understand.
* You’ll never get ahead until you start advancing.
* Do not let what you cannot do interfere with what you can do.
* Life is a great big canvas and you should throw all the paint
on it you can.
* Big shots are little shots who keep shooting.

1982 Sorrell Booke (Boss Hogg) with Maurice and Vivan Frazier and Chad Mitchell
The Gwinnett Roadrunner -
On The Run May 2014
By Mary Frazier Long
 
Quotables
“Service is the price you pay for the space you occupy on earth.” Gwinnett County Retired Educators

No one is ever old enough to know better.

“The way to stay young is to hang around with older people.” Bob Hope

“Lettin’ the cat out of the bag is a whole lot easier than puttin’ it back in.” Will Rogers

“If you get to thinkin’ you’re a person of some influence, try orderin’ somebody else’s dog around.” Will Rogers

“Always drink upstream from the herd.” Will Rogers

The best way to give advice to your children is to find out what they want and then advise them to do it.” Harry Truman If you tell the truth you don’t have to remember anything.” Mark Twain

1971-72 season Central Gwinnett HS Basketball Team
The Gwinnett Roadrunner -
On The Run April 2014
By Mary Frazier Long
 
SPRING HAS SPRUNG
 
THINKERS
April showers get you wet.
 
Most locked doors are in your mind. Houdini
 
Go out on a limb, that’s where the fun is.