We have created this audience member area to provide you with a sampling of audio clips and quotes — and a few featured stories of the many Veterans of World War II from my radio program, The American Countryside.

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Audio Selections

  • Gettysburg

The Story of Wayne Motts

If you venture to Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, take a moment to get a tour from Wayne Motts. You’ll have a memorable time on the battlefield and you’ll witness a man who has learned the art of [...]

  • American Countryside

Jerry Coleman

Jerry Coleman served his country as a pilot during World War II, then returned home to play professional baseball. 1949 marked the first of five consecutive World Series Championships for the New York Yankees; [...]

Story of Fred Mares

If you stop to shop at the Hy-Vee supermarket in Maryville, Missouri there’s a good chance you’ll make a friend for life…after just one visit. His name is Fred Mares and there’s plenty each [...]

Story of Earl Dodge

Earl Dodge is a cousin of former U.S. president Calvin Coolidge. What you didn’t hear in Andrew’s program was the story of Earl’s three-time bid to become president himself. Here is his story. [...]

Quote Selections

A few of Andrew’s favorite quotes — they appear in his book, American Countryside, Where Does Lost Luggage Go? You can purchase it, as well as browse Andrew’s other award-winning products safe and securely!

”We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give.”

Winston Churchill

”Alone we can do so little; together we can do so much.”

Helen Keller

”Life is a series of experiences, each one of which makes us bigger, even though it is hard to realize this. For the world was built to develop character, and we must learn that the setbacks and grieves which we endure help us in our marching onward.”

Henry Ford

”He who knows only his own side of the case, knows very little.”

John Stuart Mill

”The tragedy of life is what dies inside a man while he lives.”

Albert Schweitzer