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by Randy Cassingham

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’Tis the Season II
This is make or break time for the 14 monks at Assumption Abbey in Ava, Mo. This year, they turned out 23,000 fruitcakes in 10 months from the monastery’s bakery for last-minute shipment all over the world for Christmas. The monastery has been making fruitcakes for 10 years, after failing to make enough money from their previous avocation: making concrete blocks. (AP) ...At least they were able to use the same recipe and molds.
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