Tag Archives: sixties

Cat’s Eye: A Decades Old Look-Back

Grappus and Blappus: One was cool and indifferent. The other possessed …and determined to drive our dear old dad insane. In smiling memory of two wonderfully special cats.  As usual, click on the image for a closer look, and thanks for viewing. Comments are always … Continue reading

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Holy Man Shoos Huge Gull – On The Isle of Capri, Italy

This post contains seven images, and two maps.  Exploring by boat off the south-west coast of Capri, Italy 2011, we sighted this territorial confrontation. … Continuing around the island brought views of rocky shorelines and local boating heritage. … Below: Returning … Continue reading

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The Day After a Night to Remember – Returning Home

See first part: “A Night to Remember” here Click on images and maps for better view It was January 23rd, 1965, and I had driven through the night in a winter snowstorm from New Jersey to Niagara Falls in my … Continue reading

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A Night To Remember: Driving Through a Winter Snowstorm

        January 22, 1965, 8:30 PM.  I was all of 18 years old and casually asked my father if I could borrow the car to go to the “bridge.”  He was okay with that, as the GWB was only about 12 miles away; but would … Continue reading

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The Great American Road-Trip – Last Two Days, 10 and 11

Moments, in words and photos, of our 7704 mile (12,398 km,) 11 day trip across the USA and back in a 1965 MGB roadster. This series began here Short on Time? Just visit the photos. “Click” for higher resolution Thanks!  … Continue reading

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The Great American Road-Trip – Day 9

Moments, in words and photos, of our  ~7000 mile, 11 day trip across the USA and back in a 1965 MGB roadster. The series began here, posted originally 8/6/13 Short on Time? Just visit the photos. Thanks! And, comments are always … Continue reading

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The Great American Road-Trip – Day 8

Moments, in words and photos, of our  ~7000 mile, 11 day trip across the USA and back in a 1965 MGB roadster. The series begins here, posted originally 8/6/13 Short on Time? Just visit the photos. Thanks! And, comments are always … Continue reading

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