Printed from:

Welcome to Columbia Magazine  

Joyce Coomer: Some people are getting above their raising

Joyce Coomer writes
Well, as I expected, some people are getting above their raising . . . the Backyard Oil show was entertaining, showed the oil men of Adair County in a much better light than I expected, had humor, and illustrated that even though someone is wealthier than their neighbors they don't necessarily get involved with "keeping up with the Joneses" and "putting on airs" to impress anyone.

These oil men know what their bank account is and if they choose to not change their mode of dress nor verbal habits, it is no one's business but their own. - Joyce M. Coomer
Above written in answer to criticism of Backyard Oil

This story was posted on 2013-04-24 16:55:46
Printable: this page is now automatically formatted for printing.
Have comments or corrections for this story? Use our contact form and let us know.

To sponsor news and features on ColumbiaMagazine, please use our contact form.


Quick Links to Popular Features content is available as an RSS/XML feed for your RSS reader or other news aggregator.
Use the following link:

Contact us: Columbia Magazine and are published by D'Zine, Ltd., PO Box 906, Columbia, KY 42728.
Phone: 270-250-2730 Fax: 270-751-0401

Please use our contact page, or send questions about technical issues with this site to All logos and trademarks used on this site are property of their respective owners. All comments remain the property and responsibility of their posters, all articles and photos remain the property of their creators, and all the rest is copyright 1995-Present by Columbia! Magazine and D'Zine, Ltd. Privacy policy: use of this site requires no sharing of information. Voluntarily shared information may be published and made available to the public on this site and/or stored electronically. Anonymous submissions will be subject to additional verification. Cookies are not required to use our site. However, if you have cookies enabled in your web browser, some of our advertisers may use cookies for interest-based advertising across multiple domains. For more information about third-party advertising, visit the NAI web privacy site.