Tuesday, August 23, 2011

Walter Farley and the Great Dane Thor - Photo

Yes, I am still yammering on about Walter Farley, author of the Black Stallion series of books. I knew there was a picture somewhere, and Mom graciously hauled out the family albums and found it. (To read the original post about Mr. Farley, click here.

Copyright:  Lisa Vooght, 2011
Thor, Walter Farley, me, and my big sister at Mr. Farley's, Florida, 1975.
*Note that I am sporting my brand new jeans for the occasion.
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12 comments:

  1. What a gorgeous old photo! I'm off to read all about Walter Farley now.

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  2. Wonderful photo. will read about Walter Farley tomorrow as it's fast approaching midnight here,

    Yvonne.

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  3. Absolutely fantastic blog!!! Glad I found it! Love it!!!

    Lola x
    http://lola-x.blogspot.com

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  4. Very cool! And to think, in '75 I wasn't even born yet...

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  5. I meant to ask if you got pictures with him!
    Milo wasn't even born... crap, I feel old!

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  6. And the next year I graduated high school, talk about old. Weren't those jeans fashionable? Now they are back, I so wanted to forget the 70's :)
    Jules @ Trying To Get Over The Rainbow

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  7. I remember seeing the movie with my grandpa.

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  8. Wonderfully kept photo. Like it!

    JJrod'z

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  9. Li, such an awesome old pic...and I adore that dog!

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  10. Great !
    Regards from France,

    Pierre
    http://pierre-boyer.blogspot.com/

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  11. Thank you, everybody, for stopping by and commenting. I'm just really glad that Mom has kept all of these photos!

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