box part 2- A treasure trove of Johnson family relatives.
The first 100 items
in the album with black background;
These photos are
from late forties to mid to late fifties.
identify Petersons, but will concentrate on cousins and uncles.
Rene Affonso, our next door neighbor. Her folks were Jehova’s witness.
They moved to
California, near the “Mystery Spot” and we visited them in the
This is probably
Okinawa. Most of these colored photos were taken in late ’53 to early
’54, overseas and in Portland.
I don’t know
which one is Leck, but dad used to call him
Carl and Elsie’s youngest boy. Richard was killed in an auto accident,
during boot camp.
I think this says
“Blue Lake” 1954. Most of my aunts and uncles were here that day. My
dad took some 8mm movies that day. In this picture, you can see most of the
Johnson sisters, Joy, Bud’s wife, and Granny.
blue parakeet, Charlie.
This poor bird used to have to listen to a record, as we were teaching him to
talk. “Hello, baby. Want a kiss?” over and
over and over and over and over and over and over.
Dale. That is a ’53 Plymouth.
We rented a boat
and went fishing in the reservoir. Dale got to drive.
and Johnnie, the twins, and their sister, Carol.
These are Carl and
Elsie’s kids. Richard, the youngest, was killed at boot camp. I never see
any of them.
Maurice Dronan 1948 a friend of Dad’s,
probably flew together.
Me with Dad around
the time of the Vanport flood.
and Janet with Bud and Roy.
White Center-near Burien