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He is very much a successor to former City Council President Sherri Lightner, who had a folksy protectionist approach to the job.
He talked quite a little, and he seemed rather nice, I think—just frank and folksy, you know.
THE SUNBRIDGE GIRLS AT SIX STAR RANCHELEANOR H. (ELEANOR HODGMAN) PORTER
Miss Carry is a lady worth talking about, and so is Miss Jenny—none of your turned up nose, poor white folksy sort.
ALONEMARION HARLAND
She's pretty and I will give in that she's folksy and sociable with us natives; it's surprisin', considerin' her bringin' up.
THE RISE OF ROSCOE PAINEJOSEPH C. LINCOLN
Seems a pretty silly job for grown-up men, but they're real pleasant and folksy.
THE WOMAN-HATERSJOSEPH C. LINCOLN
She had on a blue wrapper, and her hair was pulled back smooth like little girls do when they want to look grown-folksy.
Set here and talked with me just as sociable and folksy as if she wan't wuth a cent.
THE RISE OF ROSCOE PAINEJOSEPH C. LINCOLN
First thing, I knew he was smilin' folksy straight at me, and liftin' one hand hesitatin', as if he wanted to give me the hail.
Montgomery is just a comfortable, folksy, neighborly town, small enough to make hypocrisy difficult and unnecessary.
OTHERWISE PHYLLISMEREDITH NICHOLSON
Just then, though, she reaches out a pair of bare arms and remarks real folksy: "At last you've come, haven't you?"
TORCHY AND VEESEWELL FORD

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