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Silly Man, Ladders Are for getting Down From High Places

  Accident in alaska While working as a carpenter in alaska I took a job, out of the union hall, on the new sewerage treatment plant. ┬áIt was the second or third season on construction and I was working on … Continue reading

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ALCAN Highway in Winter

In February of the first winter Chris and I were in Alaska, we drove down the Al-Can highway to take care of the sale of our house–2,200 miles 1,000 of which was gravel–. Mom agreed to take care of the … Continue reading

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ALCAN Highway in Summer

Right after Chris and I were married in 1974 I went to Alaska to work as a carpenter during the Pipeline boom. My father, who was already in Fairbanks working as a carpenter, called me to let me know that … Continue reading

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