MuskogeePhoenix.com, Muskogee, OK

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January 6, 2013

Retired in name only, he stays on the go

Chair mostly unnecessary for Edgar Bradshaw

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Q&A

HOW DID YOU BECOME AN OKIE FROM MUSKOGEE?

“I went to work for General Foods, and they moved me to work here.”

WHAT DO YOU LIKE BEST ABOUT MUSKOGEE?

“It’s my home now.”

WHAT WOULD MAKE MUSKOGEE A BETTER PLACE TO LIVE?

“I don’t know. I can’t think of anything.”

WHAT DO YOU DO FOR A LIVING IN MUSKOGEE?

Retired from Anderson Wholesale.

WHAT DO YOU DO IN YOUR SPARE TIME?

“It’s all spare time now. I try to exercise. I go dancing and keep active.”

WHAT OKIE FROM MUSKOGEE DO YOU ADMIRE?

“I can’t think of anybody. I like everybody here, so I can’t name a particular person.”

WHAT IS THE MOST MEMORABLE THING TO HAPPEN TO YOU IN MUSKOGEE?

“When my first wife passed way. She passed away in 2000. I married another woman in 2003, and she passed away in 2008. She had a dog and the dog took up with me after she died.”

HOW WOULD YOU SUM UP MUSKOGEE IN 25 WORDS OR LESS?

“It’s a good place to live.”

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