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Old 09-10-2008, 11:59 AM
Kalhoun is offline
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Originally Posted by CalMeacham View Post
Sure, but it's not as if that kicked it off. Remember Lady Bird Johnson's campaign to clean up the trash (as well as get rid of the billboards)? Or all those "Don't be a Litter Bug" pictures I referred to above? The "Crying Indian" was neither the first nor the last, but one of a continuing series of announcements to try and deal with the problem.

Heck, this one was earlier:

"Hi! I'm Louis Nye, the Trash guy. Everyone tells me "Business is picking up!" it's not funny -- my business is too good! ...." etc.
I came by to say I remembered Ladybird's efforts to clean up the highways. Here is a nice piece about her: