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Re: [at-l] Mail Sent in Care of Mountain Mama's

I personally couldn't care less for Mountain Momas. I spent good money
on her restaurant deep-fried food and grocery items and she still
had the gumption to ask for money to unroll my sleeping
bag on her lawn to crash out. We ended  up going down the road a few
yards and tenting by the river. Avoid spending $$ on her. Let her cigarettes 
and reminders of alcohol as a vice be a sign of her

>On February 28 I sent a card, etc., Priority Mail ($3.20) to Kimber and 
>c/o Mountain Mama's Kuntry Store.  Unfortunately, during their overnight 
>there, Mountain Mama's did not mention the letter, and Kimber forgot to 
>When they got to Hot Springs, Kimber and Cesar called Mountain Mama's to 
>them to forward it to them at Erwin.  As you know, all the people at 
>Mama's had to do was write the forwarding address on the envelope and send 
>along with their mail.  It was already paid for.
>Instead, Mountain Mama's said that they don't forward mail.  So, today, 
>14, I received back the card, etc., that I sent them.  The post office had
>stamped "Unclaimed" on the outside.  Since it was returned, my $3.50 
>permit its being forwarded on to somewhere on down the trail.   I guess 
>is okay because, after all, the people at Mountain Mama's  are doing us a
>service to allow us to have things sent there even though we are going to 
>paying guests.  But I do not like it.
>So, I write this as a warning to those who are using Mountain Mama's  for a
>maildrop.  Apparently they are willing to do business when you are standing
>there, but once you are gone, they aren't willing to do such a simple
>courtesy.  Be sure to ask for any mail as well as your maildrop if you 
>anything to be sent to you there.
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