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When I watched The Last Picture Show back in the 1970s, I never w imagined that the cheerless desolation of the American Mid-West could ever come to anywhere near me.
Sandi teams up on vocals with blues axeman Joe Bonamassa for a sound which could provide the backdrop to the story of truck drivers in the American mid-West.
But we do not plan to use this service just to bring travellers from Chicago and the American mid-west to Abu Dhabi and the Middle East.
In fact, a small group of knitters from Minnesota and Wisconsin in the American Mid-West will be visiting Holmfirth for the anniversary, such is the loyalty the firm generates.
Since those discs went missing in the post, it also emerged that three million motorists' details had been lost in Iowa, in the American mid-west.
A simple tale of a lonely telephone repairman working in the vast open plains of the American Mid-West, Wichita Lineman made the top ten on both sides of the Atlantic in 1968, topping the country charts in the US, while the album of the same name went double platinum.
The story of Charlotte's Web starts in the American mid-west, in the farmhouse of Mr & Mrs Arable, with their daughter Fern and son Avery.
He spent almost two weeks in Africa last year as part of his crusade to alleviate Third World poverty and joined a gruelling Aids awareness tour across the American mid-west late last year.
But he says he was appalled when Bono - currently on an Aids awareness tour of the American mid-west - marched in and tried to hijack the session.
It stems from the creative problem solving and inspirational thinking required on a working farm, and is embodied in the very real white-washed building which still stands today in the American mid-west.
HORROR, rock 'n' roll and fairytale collide as an old Welsh folk tale is relocated to the American Mid-West.
AN old Welsh folk tale relocated to the American Mid-West, The Bloody Ballad Of Mary Maid is a mix of horror, rock and fairytale.
There is a 1930's book called The Circus of Dr Lao where a wild, fantastical travelling circus comes to a fictional small American mid-west town causing social chaos and upsetting the usual way of life of the towns inhabitants, then eventually it leaves and moves on with the town in tatters.
The movie takes the form of a mockdocumentary about a tacky beauty pageant show in the American Mid-West.
The Hoosiers, formerly the Hoosier Complex, started out in the American mid-west after the original two were advised to go and gain some life experience to inform their songs.
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