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2009-07-31 16:04:35

A California man said he was shocked to learn a handful of old records he picked up at an antique shop once belonged to his mother, who died in 1979. Paul Campfield, 68, of Sacramento, said he recently purchased the records for $2 at a store in Sutter Creek and later found the lick-on labels identifying their owner as his mother, May O. Rainey, who died in 1970 in Redding, Calif, the Sacramento Bee reported Friday. It's just a thrill, a genuine thrill, Campfield said. I think my mother is...


Word of the Day
barratry
  • The offense of persistently instigating lawsuits, typically groundless ones.
  • An unlawful breach of duty on the part of a ship's master or crew resulting in injury to the ship's owner.
  • Sale or purchase of positions in church or state.
This word ultimately comes from the Old French word 'barater,' to cheat.
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