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Okay gang, its that time of year again: lets cogitate on when y'all think the River she shall freeze.
The rules are pretty much the same except this year Mike, of Calumet fame, will be the judge. When Mike can stand
on the roof of his jeep (he says it will hold him....) and can not see any open water, he calls that date. the winner, or winners, will get
an airplane ride up and down the River and a Calumet Dinner too... Send your guess: "the date that the River will freeze" to me at
I will post the dates on the next page which you can access here:ICE GUESSES FOR SEASON 2015 TO 2016
my last ride in this baby was 52 years ago... you can see that the rear guns are up meaning we were loaded, and it looks pretty high in the sky eh?
remember to use Google Chrome for the cameras
Hey Jamaica! it can't come soon enough...
this song is by Bobby Blue Bland.. speakers on and up!
click on any foto below to make full size..
and here we have a few generations of "Johns"
How sweet it is....1948 J-3 Piper Cub
Hmmm, lets see now, 24 or 25 people: okay, got enough life jackets have we..... and just who would that be driving...?
Christmas 1958, Missouri. the pistol is a Ruger Single Six: 22 Caliber and the rifle is single shot .22
Charles, oh so many years ago...
those were the days my friend.....
we thought they'd never end....
"The difference between genius and stupidity is that genius has its limits"… Albert Einstein
"When the people fear the government, there is tyranny; when the government fears the people, there is liberty."
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down memory lane