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Feb 7, 2011 - Archie's party, fun times!....
What a nice turn-out there was for Archie's birthday party on Saturday. I think there were about 40 guests from all over California, Arizona, Nevada, Utah & Colorado. Archie is certainly well known & loved by everyone. Daughter Debbie & granddaughter Danielle arrived from Denver just in time to jump in with cooking & set-up. Not that Jim didn't have things well under control! That guys a gem, he cooked & bbq'd for four straight days! The weather cooperated pretty well with nice temperatures in the day and not too bad every night. We had a...Jump to full entry
Feb 7, 2011 - Oatman, Arizona...
As I mentioned in the last post, Larry, Onyx & I visited Oatman Monday afternoon. On our last visit to Oatman, the Laughlin River Run was in full bloom & it was impossible to move in town. Not so today. We drove up with not much traffic & easily found a good parking spot. We immediately spotted the first of many resident burros so Onyx didn't get to explore with us. She was disappointed, but it was safer this way. An 'authentic' old western town, Oatman boasts burros roaming the streets and daily gunfights. The burros are tame and can be...Jump to full entry