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Here’s a few websites related to elements in Nothing But a Smile:

Michigan Public Radio: Charity Nebbe interviews Steve Amick

Ann Arbor Chronicle: book launch

Argus Camera Co.
Mark O'Brien's Argus Collection
The Argus Museum

Bill Mauldin
www.stripes.com/02/nov02/mauldin

The Berghoff Restaurant

berghoff.com

Hopper at the Art Institute of Chicago
www.artic.edu/aic/collections/exhibitions/hopper/nighthawks

Gil Elvgren
www.gilelvgren.com
www.thepinupfiles.com/elvgrenindex.html

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Here’s a few websites related to elements in The Lake, the River & the Other Lake:


Great Lakes, Great Times
www.michigan.org

2006 Michigan Notable Books

the Ojibwe language:
www.first-ojibwe.net
www.native-languages.org/ojibwe.htm

some Northern Michigan cherry orchards:
Royal Farms   
Cherry View Orchards
King Orchards
Altonen Orchards
Friske Orchards

Gil Elvgren
www.gilelvgren.com
www.thepinupfiles.com/elvgrenindex.html

Some Other Relevant Links
Grand Traverse Pie Company
Bell’s Beer
Dick Siegel, musician (When the Sumac Is On Fire)
“personal watercraft” pollution
1966 Ann Arbor UFO scare / "swamp gas"
sumac

Radio interviews & other explanations
Steve's piece on summer, commissioned by the NY Times (Sat. 8/20/05)
Urbana, IL NPR affilliate WILL-AM Radio, "Focus580 with David Inge" (Wed. 7/20/05)
MOMA-sponsored arts show "Recorded Matter" hosted by David Platzker on WPSI ArtRadio in NYC (episode #15, 18July 2005)
Steve explains the jukebox sampler selections to the litblog column Book Notes

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Here’s another mess of interesting links, most of whom are pals of Steve and most likely wish you no ill will:

Erik Esckilsen, writer, musician
Steve Almond, writer
The Great Lakes Myth Society, a band
Timothy Monger, musician
Michael Madill, producer, designer, builder of this website
Brian Lillie, musician
Travis Lampe, illustrator
Rich Griffith, designer
Mary Beth Doyle Memorial Fund /Ecology Center
Jim Roll , musician, producer
Eric Kelly, musician
Havilland, a band
Dave Boutette, musician
Jesse Popp, a comedian
John Latini, musician
Brandon Wiard, musician
The Burdens, a rock duo
Karin Stack, an artist
Collaboraction, a Chicago theatre group
Serendipity Theatre Group (Chicago)
Barrel Of Monkeys, a Chicago theater group
Shelton Fireworks
Porter Shreve, writer
Bushwhacker Air, a small aircraft company
Jankowskico, Manufacturers of Fine Quality Advertising
Erika Krouse, writer
C.J. Hribal, writer
Robbie Fulks, musician
Rachael (Fresh Approach Cooking), a chef instructor
Lauren Kingsley, artist
Rachael Perry, writer
Royal Garden Trio, a jazz trio
Lucio Menegon, musician
Deborah Garrison, poet & editor
Bill Paul, advertising
Eric Revels, art director
Keith Taylor, poet, translator, book reviewer, educator
826Michigan, a non-profit tutoring and writing center
Anne-Marie Oomen, writer
Fleda Brown, poet
Bich Minh Nguyen, writer