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As Simlins matured, they had another unique use

Frank Dickerson writes:
Mature Simlins became small gourds. My mother would use them to help in the darning of socks. And that's the trooth! Bet you could never find anyone who darns socks today. --Frank Dickerson
Comments re photo 74166 Downtown garden with tomatoes and simlins thriving
Frank, thank you for sharing that -- I do remember my grandma darning socks exactly that way! Good memories! - LW

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