MOTHER NO. 1 Revisited: Advice on Building a Room, Tipis and More

Joel Davidson talks about the helpful advice he received from MOTHER EARTH NEWS NO. 1 when building a room on his house and using tipis.



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The solar oven is shown here in close-up.
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MOTHER has come a long way from her modest start way back in January of 1970 and so have many of her readers.
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A bit of hindsight: All that experience with sewing canvas is useful, of course, but the store-bought Nomadics product is very fine and doesn't really cost much more than the home-grown variety.
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Bob didn't relish the idea of spending his days in a rest home, and we needed larger working and living quarters so the deal was made, and his farm deep in the Ozark National Forest became home for us all.
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