1997

  • 01/19/1997 – Purchased my 1992 Lincoln Town-car; retired “old Reliable”
  • 01/xx/1997 – Jan snow skiing with Kent
  • 02/18/1997 – George Mason approves Jan’s application to the Ph.D program
  • 02/07/1997 – Purchase Jan’s Engagement ring
  • 03/28/1997 – Overnights at Skyland thru 03/31/1997
  • 04/26/1997 – Jan to Connecticut, return 04/27/1997
  • 05/01/1997 – Alex graduated from Navy Basic training and starts a visit here until 05/21/1997
  • 05/06/1997 – Jan in training thru 05/08/1997
  • 05/09/1997 – Jan & Frank to Sarasota thru 05/13/1997
  • 05/13/1997 – Dan Walsh to Walter Reed
  • 05/15/1997 – Melanie come into town for a visit, stays thru 05/25/1997
  • 05/16/1997 – Dan Walsh party
  • 05/17/1997 – Swann gathering for Mom & Dad’s Anniversary
  • 05/30/1997 – Overnight stay ay Bird’s Next at Skyland
  • 06/13/1997 – Jan to Connecticut for the weekend
  • 07/18/1997 – Jan in New Mexico thru 07/29/1997 with  Melanie; calls Frank and tells him to come join them and he gets permission to bail out of work without notice to join them; the encounter with the stubborn rattlesnake in Bandelier; visit the Great Sand Dunes; in Colorado; return thru Atlanta 08/01/1997
  • 08/24/1997 – James Taylor Concert, Nisson Pavilion
  • 09/07/1997 – Kathy Mattea concert, Wolf Trap
  • 09/12/1997 – Stay at Skyland thru 09/14/1997
  • 10/23/1997 – Operation at Arlington Hospital to correct a deviated septim;r Ednan Mushtag performing
  • 10/27/1997 – Dan Walsh Passed away
  • 11/05/1997 – Funeral of Dan Walsh at Arlington Cemetery
  • 11/08/1997 – Susie MacGregor gets married
  • 11/11/1997 – Skyland stay
  • 11/26/1997 – Back at Skyland thru 11/26/1997
  • 12/19/1997 – ATS Christmas party
  • 12/19/1997 – Trip to New Mexico; stay thru 12/26/1997
  • 12/24/1997 – Jan and Frank LaDue are married in our cabin at the “Giggling Star” lodge in Jemez Springs, New Mexico; service performed by the local Sheriff and witnessed by my daughter Melanie; dinner at the “Seasons” restaurant; I found “The Candy Lady”.
  • 12/28/1997 – Trip to Connecticut thru 12/31/1997. We left early due to the New Years parties going on….

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