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College Joe and his new swimtrunks.

So, it was in my first or second year of college…1955-56?, and Bucknell Univ. had a brand new wonderful swimming pool of Olympic proportions.  I was a lifeguard (for real pay) in the evenings.  It was early on in the … Continue reading

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Diving deep

My first effort was while I was in Med school in Philly. Was in Phila SeaHorses dive club. We went out to a quarry on a very cold day. Had wet suit on…3/16 in neoprene with NO zippers yet. Cut … Continue reading

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Intriguing snake happenings

I was fresh new to Tampa in1971.  There was a middle school right across the street from this hospital.  I was called to the ER and there set a young girl of 12, holding a small snake about 15 inches … Continue reading

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Dogs and excitement in the country

A month or so ago, I thought I had written it up, but can’t find it.  So this may be a repeat, but I hope not.  We have a pickup and use it for various things, like taking out the … Continue reading

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Waldo Tompkins

I don’t remember the first time I met Waldo (Wally), but I can assure you it would be memorable if you didn’t have Alzheimers. I am from the country…rural Penna., and the move to a big city, Tampa, was an … Continue reading

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