Aunt Katherine

Aunt Katherine

I think that most of my children know little of our Aunt Katherine and I am certain that their children know nothing of her. She was Grandpa Bill’s sister and a part of my early life. I was reminder of her recently when her daughter, Malia, contacted me. I had lost...

A Wedding in Cuba

It happened this way: Joe’s sister’s son wanted to get married in Cuba. A destination wedding it was to be. Joe suggested that Susan and I come and Katie and Jimmy were interested as well. The package tour was very reasonable for 7 days in Varadero, Cuba, all...

Christmas 2013

Well, this year I’ve been a bit of a Grinch. We didn’t decorate the house, we had no tree, we didn’t entertain, we missed Christmas Eve mass, and I took almost no pictures. I didn’t really feel very Christmasy. I’ve been tired. Work these last few months has been a...

Grandpa’s Logbooks

I’m starting a new project. Like most of my plans, it will take forever but a journey of 1,000 mile begins with a single step. I want to publish all of Grandpa’s logs from the war so that you can all have a copy. These books make great reading. It is real history and...
The First Post

The First Post

Well, by now I think you can all see where I want to go with this. I have taken pictures for 55 years and I still have every negative. My catalogue runs to almost 80,000 images! Not all of them are worth looking at but there are enough to make an interesting web site....