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Jan 4, 2001 - 1974 June 5 - ENGLAND - Buckingham Palace

Today I happened to be walking past Buckingham Palace on my way home from work when I saw some activity at the palace gate. Someone told me that Queen Elizabeth had just returned home from the derby. I just barely had time to whip out my camera to catch her limousine.

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Jan 4, 2001 - 1974 May 26 – ENGLAND - London Church Friends

Today I took photos of the pastor and several people in the church where the McGuires, Tolberts and I attend. It is a truly multi-national congregation. Mannfred is German, Ainsley and Sandra are Australians and Eleni is Greek. Of course, we “Yanks” added to the mix.

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Jan 3, 2001 - 1974 March 16 - ENGLAND - London - Regent's Park Zoo

This was an exciting time for me. A few days ago I arrived in London, England on special assignment at Phillips Petroleum Company’s North Sea headquarters. My assignments included studies of their mailing, printing and purchasing functions for the purpose of identifying cost savings. My first outing was to Regent’s Park Zoo with Ed and Lavon Tolbert and Don, Nadean and Beth McGuire. The Tolberts had arrived at the same time as I, but the McGuires had been here nearly two years. We had a good time at the zoo.

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Nov 7, 1976 - London via the Lakes District

Left Glasgow about 8.30am for Ayr and drove round there and then through to Alloway to have a look at Robbie Burns cottage. Then to Amman where we stopped and cooked lunch by the river. Stopped in Carlisle at Uncle Jim's (Gallacher) but no-one home, so continued on. Made a worthwhile detour from the motorway through the Lakes District which was really lvoely. It got dark then so we stopped on the side of the road nd cooked what we'd bought in Windermere. And then drove almost to London. Stopped at the last service centre and slept the...

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