Monthly Archives: October 2017

FTV: Frat Parties Part 2

   During the two years I played in Knockdown, we only played for one frat party.  We had our regular monthly three nighter at the NCO club (guitar player Ray was a Sergeant in accounting, so we had an inside track with the NCOs), numerous party dates at both the NCO and the Officer’s club, company […]

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From The Vaults: Timber!

           “Let Trees and Children Grow Together” was emblazoned on the sign in a photo attached to an article sent to me from the MTU archives.  The article recounted the dedication of the MacMillan Township School Forest that took place in the late 1930s.  The State of Michigan routinely granted local governments and school districts […]

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