A native "Bendite", born in old St. Charles Hospital on Hospital Hill here in Bend. My mother's side of family came to Central Oregon in 1885 and my father's side of family came in 1923. My wife Carol is also a native Bendite.
Purchased an original 128K Mac in 1984 and have been a Mac user ever since but have to suffer with IBM compatables at work. Member of Central Oregon Macintosh User Group (COMUG) since 1986. Also the webmaster for the COMUG Web Site.
My favorite volcano and earthquake links.
My web pages on Volcanoes
of the World
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