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Throwback Thursday: Buddy Ebsen visits his hometown in 1992

Do you give directions based on what used to be there? Do you post old photos every Thursday on Facebook? Well, you're going to "like" Throwback Thursdays in the BND.

We begin with the man who is arguably Belleville's favorite son, Buddy Ebsen. See text and photos about his 1992 visit to his hometown in the Thursday print edition of BND and even more at