A return to the West

Brocious, Ariana
December 2009
High Country News;12/7/2009, Vol. 41 Issue 21, p11
The article profiles Mary Jane Skala, who is a former senior editor at the company Sun Newspapers before accepting a buy-out and took on a two-month road trip in the U.S. Western cultural highlights have been enjoyed by Skala who prefers taking the back roads instead of interstates to check out the scenery. A family vacation in 1960 was the first trip out West by Skala.


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