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Day 242

My friend Jim took my old boss Vance and I out to the Air Museum at Malmstrom AFB, MT.  Here is some of what we saw. The top side of an ICBM reentry guidance module. The bottom side. A launch control console.  This is where the two guys sit underground.  Waiting. An ICBM reentry vehicle […]

Day 241

My friend Jim took my old boss Vance and I out to the Air Museum at Malmstrom AFB, MT.  Here is some of what we saw. This is one of the radar consoles Jim sat at watching the skies. Why a train at an Air Force Museum? In 1960 they considered basing some of the […]

Day 240

My friend Jim took my old boss Vance and I out to the Air Museum at Malmstrom AFB, MT.  Here is some of what we saw. A cabinet full of old “consumer goods” as we call them now.  The hangers in the photo in the top of the cabinet was still here when I got […]

Day 239

My friend Jim took my old boss Vance and I out to the Air Museum at Malmstrom AFB, MT.  Here is some of what we saw. The Norden Bomb Sight.  This was so Top Secret the bombardiers had to destroy it before they bailed out…after WWII they were surplus junk that sold for pennies… This […]

Day 238

My friend Jim took my old boss Vance and I out to the Air Museum at Malmstrom AFB, MT.  Here is some of what we saw. This is Jim and Vance.  They are a couple of (nice!) Air Force types.  The painting is of Col. Malmstrom who died on a flight shortly after he arrived […]

Day 237

My friend Jim took my old boss Vance and I out to the Air Museum at Malmstrom AFB, MT.  Here is some of what we saw. ~Curtis in /\/\onTasna! {!-{>

Day 219

The Dailylife Great Grandpop turned 93 on the 4th of August (more or less…).  He took a Zipline Ride up at Big Mountain, errr, excuse me, Whitefish Mountain Resort…he said it was fun but he likes skydiving better…less walking uphill! The first three photos are by the Dailylife Canadian Quilter Sister! In training: “Assume the […]

Day 193

On the 4th we went up to Kalispell to see the Dailylife Grandparents, mostly.  They always host the Christian Motorcycle Association Independence Day BBQ.  The Dailylife Granddad in formal 4th of July apparel…Looking pretty good for month shy of 93! ~Curtis in /\/\onTana! {!-{>

Day 182

Happy Canada Day! For my Frau! (Previously posted…in a couple places…) ~Curtis in /\/\onTana! {!-{>

Day 165

Happy Flag Day!  Here are a few flags Toots and I found while driving across Great Falls.