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2008-10-10 15:00:23

By Thomas J Morgan The historic Jaswell Farm over the years has donated nearly 22 tons of fresh produce, mostly tomatoes, to the Rhode Island Community Food Bank, for use by the needy.


Word of the Day
upstander
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.