Monday, May 30, 2011

more family reunion - 1959

another part of the family reunion of 1959...paying special "tribute" to my uncle(top row,second from the right) Msgr James "diamond JIM" GANNON,who was my uncle,advisor,athletic director at PREP,WW2 marine chaplain HERO, and MY FRIEND...who, along with my high school wrestling coach at PREP(Rev.ThomasC. "PUNCHY" Geddes) were the 2 persons who REALLY "beleived in ME"....those 2 people are the REAL HEROES of MY world.....RIP - JIM and "PUNCHY"...

family reunion - 1959

part of one of the GANNON summer picnic reunions in penna of 1959...grandpa GANNON and grandma GANNON and 5 boys and 1 girl and other relatives...a fantastic day....miss those ol family reunions..

Saturday, May 28, 2011


an unforgetable "sight".an interesting note to this is that upon returning to the USA via "cab" to the Paris airport;my cabdriver(from CAMBODIA) is telling me that he NEVER (as he is SPEEDING thru the streets of Paris to get me back on time) has an "accident" BUT when HE DOES,IT'S A BIG ONE..WOW..

ah - PARIS

parisian style at the EIFFEL TOWER,PARIS,FRANCE