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by Thornton Kennedy
Neighbor Newspapers Columnist
09:01 AM, Tuesday, December 23
When both sides of your family go back several generations in the same city, there is no “over the river and through the woods.” Our Christmas trips to grandmother’s house were either down Peachtree Road or up Northside Drive. Our holiday was a ta...

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