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A Spell on 'The American Porch'

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A Spell on 'The American Porch'

A Spell on 'The American Porch'

A Spell on 'The American Porch'

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Guest host John Ydstie speaks with Michael Dolan, author of The American Porch: An Informal History of an Informal Place.

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