"When dawn spreads its paintbrush on the plain, spilling purple... ," Songs of the Pioneers song from TV show "Wagon Train." Dawn on the mythic Santa Fe Trail, New Mexico, looking toward Raton from Cimarron. -- Clarkphoto. A curmudgeon's old-fashioned newspaper column, cross-breeding metaphors and journalism and art, for readers in 150 countries.
Saturday, October 3, 2009
Scrabble in New Mexico
Uncle Champ's boys, Cousin Dan, is the smaller; David is the older, on Alvarado street in Albuquerque in the 50s.
For the rest of you, It's Champ, Cousin Dan's father--the youngest of the Clark boys, playing scrabble with Uncle Rex, the middle of the Clark boys. My Dad Terrence, the oldest of hte Clark boys, is in the suit.