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Lassen Volcanic National Park – Summer, 1959

During the winter of 1958-59, I was working in the advertising business in New York City – just like you see in the show “Madmen”. The ad agency, McCarty Co., was located in the Chanin Bldg., on the corner of … Continue reading

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The Tetons – Summer, 1960

I went to the Tetons for the express purpose of learning to climb, and I did so by attending the Exum Mountain Guides climbing school, shortly after I arrived. I had secured a job at the Jackson Lake Lodge, as the fountain … Continue reading

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Don’t Go to the Rio Costilla on Opening Day

How many cars would you expect to see at New Mexico’s trout-fishing mecca – the  San Juan river – on a normal summer day? Fifty to seventy-five? Well, there were dozens of cars at the Rio Costilla yesterday, on opening … Continue reading

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