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Old 04-01-2007, 11:00 PM   #1191
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Tim, Congrats on your 500th post. It couldn't have been a better post than for old Pollardville. When we lived in Stockton, me 1969 - 1978, and Lynn grew up there and our kids born there , (Stockton not Pollardville!) Lynn and I were very active in photography and members of different camera groups. We got to know Neil Pollard, a nice fellow, as we scheduled a few regional camera club seminars and meetings there. It was a fun place for photographers. Also Lynn and I went to a number of the chicken dinner melodrama theater shows on the weekends. KFC will not be that much fun.

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Old 04-01-2007, 11:10 PM   #1192
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Hey Tim,

Congrats on hitting the 500 mark!

Karen and I look forward to seing you again at Casini.
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Old 04-01-2007, 11:15 PM   #1193
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Well today is April 1st, which means the official countdown has begun.
27 days 'til the rally!!!

and Yeah, where is kevbo?

Casini Rally List
121.......Permanent Resident
122.......bkmoore (unconfirmed)
123.......SOB
124.......airheads (Thur) - Mike, Shelley, and Zoe
125.......Buttercup (Thur) - Kimber and Tim
126.......babeebloos (Wed or Thur) - Debra
127.......Condoluminun (Fri) - John and Dianne
128.......sequoiacoast (Fri) - Tanya, Mark, Sean, Taylor, and Aiden (Dog-Shadow)
129.......Roscinante (Fri) - Jerry and Avis
130.......Luminati (Fri) - Karin and Mark
131.......coastalview (Fri) - Jeff, Kathy, and Collin (Dog-Ted)
132.......Big Dee (Fri) - Dan (Dogs-Addie & Deakin)
133.......Permanent Resident
134.......codybear (Friday) - Steve and Paula (Dog-Cody)
135.......1953 Flying (Fri) - Robert and Angela (Dog-Roger)
136.......silverbear (Fri) - Paul
137.......Otters (Thur) - Ron and Linda
138.......phxfox (Thur) - Kim
139.......BamCamper (Thur) - Laurel (Dog-Eddie)
140.......kevbo (Thur) - Kevin and Anna
141.......GoinCamping - Karen & Milo (no dog)
142.......doorgunner (Thur) - Tim and Linda Lu
143.......Permanent Resident
144.......Sue Tipp (Fri) - Sue
145.......finncrew (Thur) - Jim and Leslie
146.......Hit'the'road (Fri) - Cam
147.......TIMEMACHINE (Fri) - John and Cat (Cat-TT)
148.......str8strm (Fri) - Ron and Debbie (Dogs-Milo & Lucy and Cat-*Mickey*)

B1.........Janetb (Thur) - Janet and Terry (Dogs-Annie, Sam, & Lucy)
F3.........asherkobin (Thur) Asher & Tiemann (Dog-Mason)
F4.........DandB^2 (Thur) Doug and Bin Bin
11.........clintn (Fri) Clint
52A.......anholman (Thur) - Neil and Lynn
52B.......ROBERTSUNRUS (Fri) - Bob and Lee
54.........myoung (Thur) Mike (Dog-Marley)
98.........NorCal Bambi (Fri) - Don and Claudia
99.........pinkflamingoes (Sat) Ingrid and Jeff
102A......Marian99 (Fri) Marian and Guy (Dog-Jacques)


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Thursday Night Mini-Potluck Dinner featuring Kip's Ribs
Friday Evening Happy Hour with wine and cheese and whatever
Saturday "Open House"
Saturday Evening Grand Potluck Dinner
Saturday Night Campfire and "Drive-In" Movie
Sunday Morning Coffee and Goodbye
Sunday Night "Left Overs with the Hold Overs" Dinner

Saturday Potluck List
Big Dee...................A Smoked Turkey
kevbo10..................Bacon Wrapped Scallops
Hit'the'road..............Cam's Famous Patato Casserole
Excella3287..............Smoked Babyback Ribs
Condoluminun...........Big Green Salad
anholman.................Cornish Pasty Pie
janetb......................Russian Cream with Strawberries, and Chewy Chocolate Gingerbread Cookies
coastalview..............Razz-Ma-Tazz Bars
1953 Flying...............Hungarian Chicken Paprikas
Marian99..................Pecan Encrusted Salmon
codybear..................Lemon Meringue or Lemon Cream Pie
finncrew...................Sweet Potato Casserole w/toasted pecans
Otters......................Texas BBQ Brisket
babeebloos...............Kevbo's Vegan Coleslaw
sequoiacoast.............Sausage, apple, and prune stuffing with mashed potatoes and madiera cream sauce.
Buttercup/WALLY 54...Zucchini Casserole Maybe some bbq asparagus, too, if I can find some real fresh.
BamCamper..............Chocolate Surprise
TIMEMACHINE............Coke Addict Craved Baked Ham
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Old 04-02-2007, 12:28 PM   #1194
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Good Day Everyone!

This is to let you know we will be attending this rally and we are really looking forward to meeting all of you who will be there! This looks like it will be a great event.

Let us introduce ourselves, we are known as “NorCal Bambi” and “CaddyGrn” and hail from California. Attending this rally will be one of our stops along our circuit of the United States as we travel to the Museum of Modern Art in New York City. We will be celebrating our “Sister Ship”, the 1963 Bambi, which is now a part of the museum collection. Our journey from California to New York and back is developing into what we are sure will be a wonderful experience! We anticipate chronicling this event with shared experiences, our regularly scheduled broadcasts with the VAP, and ultimately with a book sharing this adventure and the Airstream Community at large.

We would like to invite you to join our “Trailer Convoy America” rally as well! Signing up will show your support for MoMA’s selection of adding an Airstream to their collection as well as the Airstream lifestyle! It costs nothing to sign up: You can sign up if you would like to participate as a virtual tour member, as host (or potential host) for us or our group, or as a caravan member who will actually travel with us part of the trip. To sign up just click on I will attend at:

http://www.airforums.com/forums/calendar.php?do=getinfo&e=321&day=2007-4-18&c=1

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Old 04-02-2007, 05:44 PM   #1195
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Directions...

Hey, was there a post about avoiding 116- waaaaay back in this thread?
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Old 04-02-2007, 06:26 PM   #1196
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It was inCondoluminum's directions from post #74

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I think best bet is to swing west from Hwy 101 south of San Jose to CA Hwy 85, which is new road that bypasses much of congestion. When it intersects I-280 take 280 north towards San Francisco, and after passing SF Airport exit, stay left to follow signs to Golden Gate Bridge and Hwy 1.. You'll be put onto 19th Ave, which is 6 lane boulevard, but no left turns and lights are timed, and it's used by trucks. Stay in right lane to weave through Golden Gate PArk, and follow 19th through MacArthur Tunnel. Turn left at end at bottom of hill (from either lane..) and you're on the on-ramp to Golden Gate Bridge, and no tolls northbound, so bear right and go.. As you approach bridge, you are back on Hwy 101..

Stay on 101 north through Marin County and past Petaluma, ignoring Hwy 116 which looks like a shortcut! Exit from 101 west onto "River Road" at south end of Santa Rosa, and follow River Road past wineries and Guerneville to the Campground about 5 miles inland from Ocean...

Others may advise staying on I-5 longer (past Los Banos cutover to 101) but don't try I-580 into Hayward/Oakland area.. If you're trying to miss Bay Area congestion on east side, stay on I-5 and take Hwy 12 from Lodi to I-80, then I-80 to Hwy 37 at Mare Island, and Hwy 37 to join 101 north in Novato... Hwy 12 looks flaky on map, but is good relatively flat and open two lane road across Delta from I-5 to I-80... If time permits, there is a tour-able Budweiser Brewery along Hwy 12, and the Jelly Belly Factory (with tours also) is across the road in Fairfield area...

Several Do Not's...

1. Don't stay on 101 and follow it through San Francisco, down Van Ness and out Lombard St... Very tight traffic and turns...
2. Don't attempt 116 from Petaluma.. Bad narrow road, useful for logging and small trucks/little cars...
3. Don't plan to arrive in rush hours... Morning is 6AM to 9AM, evening is 3PM til 7PM.. Traffic much heavier then around San Jose and San Francisco... You might make out hitting San Jose and 101-85 split around 5PM, as you'd then hit SFO after initial rush to bridge at around 6:30PM.. Would mean arriving at Casini in the dark, but do-able. Going north on 19th Ave or across bridge much before 7PM is not good idea... We plan to hit it at noon...
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Old 04-02-2007, 08:20 PM   #1197
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Highway 12 CAUTION

Word of CAUTION about Highway 12 from Lodi to Fairfield (re; directions post #74). In the past month there have been at least 6 fatal head-on crashes at several different parts along that highway. It is indeed a well maintained 2 LANE road but heavily traveled much of the day. I don't mean to alarm anyone and it may just be a coincidence all these accidents are happening in such a short time but I believe I should caution those considering this route from I 5 to I 80. I want to meet EVERYONE that is planning to be at Casini.
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Old 04-02-2007, 08:25 PM   #1198
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Hi Neil,

Yes, judging from all the reports of fatalities in recent days, that is a treacherous strip of road to travel, and should be avoided if possible...hopefully someday soon, the State will put in a concrete barrier soon!!..like was done on hwy 37 by Mare Island..
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Thank you Janet for finding that post and anholman, for the warning!
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Old 04-02-2007, 09:24 PM   #1200
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Oh yeah, and I've been meaning to ask- how much is still torn apart on your tradewind, anholman. Judging from various threads I've seen you
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Old 04-02-2007, 10:23 PM   #1201
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Oh yeah, and I've been meaning to ask- how much is still torn apart on your tradewind, anholman. Judging from various threads I've seen you
Well, it took you 3 tries to ask your question. Kudos on perserverence. As for our Tradewind I just now came in from placing the last rivet in the rear belly pan. YAY! I had replaced most of the floor under the bathroom and installed a new black tank. I told Lynn this afternoon that if we needed up and leave with the TW in the morning we can. YAY! All that is left is cosemetic, ie; replace floor tile in the bathroom, replace the lower trim around the rear and vulcum the seams, clean up other sloppy vulcum and SILICONE (!) work done by a PO. Stuff like that. The only fix-it left would be to get the oven working so Lynn can bake our pot luck contribution, Cornish Pasty Pie. AND the only other real thing I would like to accomplish before Casini is to make room behind the propane tanks for the spare tire. Our TV is a convertible so no PU bed to throw that into. Lynn has made the beds with the Airstream and flamingo sheets so she is ready.

Have any of you all done anything major to your Airstreams over the winter?

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More Peeps

I thought for sure someone would have said something about the Giant Peep at Pollardville. So here's my pet peep-merlot- doing his thing. 2 pics, during the act and caught in the act. AND why are the pets names in big letters anyway, huh?huh? turning into a mutt show, I'll turn merlot loose on them and he can dive bomb em all and peck their heads. yea a head pecker or would that be the other way around? LMAO.
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Old 04-03-2007, 10:12 AM   #1204
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Pollardville.

The big PEEP is a landmark. Maybe we should acquire it as a Forum Rally mascot. It could surplant that fruitcake I have been reading about. Of course we would need to saddle (is that a COWBOY term?) some unfortunate member to transport it to each Rally. I 'think' Lynn would rather the Peep over flamingos.
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PS; Pollardville's chicken dinners were great! I hear the restaurant will be open for a short while. Just the Ghost Town is closed now. That's what I hear.
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