Here's some photos from Ed's birthday, Aug 2, 1998 at Two
Harbors at Catalina Island.
||Here we all are at the birthday dinner, on the beach. Left to right, Alex, Claudia,
Jerry, Joe, Tracey, and Ed (the birthday boy himself).
We ate freshly caught albacore
We always have WAY too much food, but hey, why not!
|Here's some action from the day before. Captain Ron brought over his gasoline powered
blender for us see. Honest, its a leaf blower motor! It makes one heck of a Buffalo Milk!
those who don't know, a buffalo milk is a Two Harbors, Catalina Island speciality made
from milk, creme de cocao, vodka (lots of it!), creme de banana, banana, ice and other
things I don't really remember. After a couple of these, its hard to remember anything!
||Here we (Peg and Ed) are at the top of the Banning Hill at Two Harbors. We went to
happy house at the Banning House, a bed and breakfast. As you can see, it has a
|On the way down from the Banning House. If you look at the two pictures, you'll see
why its called Two Harbors. The top photo is looking West at the back side of the island,
while this photo is looking east towards the mainland. I think that its clouds that you
see, not land. Its about 20 miles to the closest point of land from here.
Do we look happy?
One thing both Peg and I will remember is the rough trip in both
directions. We came over late Friday into a lots of waves, and Ed got real wet while Peggy
hid below. Then, on the return, early am Monday, the fog was very intense and scary. Next
boat needs radar!
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