Archived posting to the Leica Users Group, 2005/05/02

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Subject: [Leica] People Pics and Grandkid Pics
From: jim at (Jim Hemenway)
Date: Mon May 2 01:31:14 2005
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Missy.01.jpg is the best to my eye.


Barry Hinderks wrote:

> During my recent trip to Edmonton I only got to shoot 2 rolls (in the M6 of
> course)- one for my brother's new  son and the other a hodge podge of grab
> shots. There were a few interesting ones so take a peek at:
> These shots are of a group of 'old' pilots. They meet each Sunday morning
> to have breakfast and trade tales. Most are in their late 60s to 80s. My
> kid brother (on the left in first shot) does a lot of work at the local air
> museum and has been invited into the circle. We were there to show off the
> pics of his new son. In the second pic, 2nd from the right, is Cedric Mah.
> He flew for the Nationalist Chinese at the end of the war and right through
> until they were kicked out of China. He flew supplies over the "hump". He
> also flew the last aircraft out of Shanghai, loaded with currency, which
> only made it over the "hump" by jettisoning crates of cash :-) He later
> returned to Canada to fly bush for many years. These guys all have
> interesting stories to tell.
> 'Course I couldn't visit my grandkids without at least a couple shots. My
> granddaughter just loves her "Lion King" stuffed toy.
> Wearing my thick hide -- comments, good and bad solicited.
> BarryH

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