Navy – South America/Shellback cruise summer 1968

Enter Story/Info about Gallery here South America Here We Come & Apollo 7 Mission! Jun 12, 1968 - Oct 25, 1968 (click to read story) After my trip back to Plainview, I returned to the ship where we just did routine equipment maintenance and general space cleaning...

Snow storm 6 Sherry Lane Wichita Falls

This was a fun snow storm. Since it was so late the temperature was warm later in the day and it did not last long.  The interesting thing is the car in the car port.  Daddy had bought a used Henry J (a 1952 or 53 model). Snow storm at our house in Wichita Falls -...

Mom – Vacation to cousin Peggys

July 1954 we took the biggest vacation we ever had and went to visit mom’s cousin Peggy in “The Valley” of Texas. We spent 2 nights at a motel near San Antonio and went swimming.then the zoo and Alamo.  Spent about a week at Peggy’s. Giraffes...

Franks Portraits and School Photos

Frank’s Portraits and School Photos from 1945 until … Frank Barnes III - taken at grandma's house - Plainview - 7/29/1945 Frank L Barnes III - Big Spring - 7/14/1945 Written on back by mom - Frank Laurel Barnes III - 15 lbs 12 oz - 23 1/2 in - Big Spring -...