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Walt Disney’s birthday

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And to think Bob's Aunt Dollie and Uncle Owen Pope were friends with and worked with Mr. Disney for years.   Bob met him many times, worked in his park and found his love for designing and running amusement parks under Mr. Disney's influence.  Bob even lived inside Disneyland in The Pope House on the…
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Grief during the holidays

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Because this is a very difficult time of the year for so many, I've decided to share with you one of the great gifts my grief counselor Jana Rentzel, PhD   gave me when she said -
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Operator games at Six Flags Over Texas

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Did you know Bob designed and operated the first games at Six Flags Over Texas for the 1973 season?  When he was asked to put them in, he went to Garnet Walker who had the games concession at the State Fair of Texas.  Mr. Walker's advice,  "Hell no, I'm the only person who could do…
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A Walt Disney find

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So I'm going through Bob's office.  Inside a very brittle envelope was several letters from Koneta Roxby, Librarian, Walt Disney Productions, 2400 West Alameda Avenue, Burbank, California, dated 1952.  The letters are referring to Aunt Dollie and Uncle Owen's miniature horse show.  Also inside the envelope was this big square of canvas with Walt Disney's…
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Marine Marching Band at the State Fair of Texas

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Last day of the State Fair of Texas and I enjoyed the Marine Marching Band playing in front of the Hall of State, so majestic.  When they played the national anthem and so many people stopped talking, removed their hats and put their hands over their hearts I got a lump in my throat.  Then…
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Me and Arnold at Walmart

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I didn't realize Arnold shops at my Walmart and when he offered to drive I couldn't say no.  But let's get real, neither of us looks good in our new camouflage outfits.  Well, I look better than...
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Art Mart at the Bath House

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Went to Art Mart at the Bath House last night.  Lots wonderful artists and their art.  So hard to choose a treasure.  Is this gourd great?  I asked Cathy and Linda and they said they can do...
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Assembling a Lottie Pop Pinwheel by Gustavo

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Lottie Pop Pinwheels by Gustavo

Decorative item for city parks, amusement parks and other leisure facilities. With research - future wind power.
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Portrait by Rich Poling

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Rich drew this beautiful portrait of Darling Katie Belle.  Becky, Rich's wife took this picture of Katie Belle when we were together last and Rich turned her picture into this forever keepsake.  They are both very involved animal activists.  So many orphaned fur children have forever homes because Rich and Becky made it happen. Rich…
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Sculpture take down

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The week before Thanksgiving  Gustavo    , his wife Celia, Staci, friend Scott, Katie Belle and I traveled to Jewett and Palestine Texas for sculpture take down.  Nine sculptures t
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Pope House at Walt Disney World

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I took the Walt Disney signature on muslin along with the 1952 letters from Koneta Roxby, Librarian for Walt Disney Productions (as it was called then) for Helen, Uncle Owen Pope's sister, to check out Sunday.  She confirmed the signature is Mr. Disney's, but of course I need conformation from official Disney historians. Lars Iverson,…
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My birthday at the State Fair of Texas

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Rich Poling, VP - Director of Design & Operations, Minick Associates, and his wife,  Rebecca took me to the State Fair of Texas Tuesday.  Walking around with Rich is like being with Bob when he points out so many State Fair features he and Bob designed during the last 25 years.  Rich remembers details I'd…
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Eel Diamond and Vegas Vic

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Octopus and I had a nice little duo going for a while, played a lot of fish bowls, backyard ponds and small aquariums.  Always dipping a tentacle in the ocean while hoping for the plunge. ...
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Value of Octopus jewelry

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Octopus sort of became Randall’s Mom’s favorite.  They share that love of sparkly things.  Randall’s Mom wanted to dress her up with a little sparkly something in each of the suckers on her...
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Great children's book with delightful blog to accompany it on the website.

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Lottie Pop Pinwheels by Gustavo now a Kickstarter project

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Lottie Pop Pinwheels by Gustavo, a new Kickstarter project goes on line Saturday, July 26, 2013 at 12:05 am. Check out Lottie Pop Pinwheels by Gustavo on Kick
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