OLD PUEBLO PIPE
The monthly meeting of the OPPC was
held May 21st at 7 PM at THE TINDERBOX in Williams Plaza. Wil, Roger and Betty,
Jack and Mary Ann, Shel, Carl, Bernie, Billy B., Bob and Ken were in
18 tables are sold as of this date
and Lowell Ellis will be having his usual 300+ Estate pipes in his suites.
Regis McCaffrey will be there along with John Tole from
Walt Cannoy sends his thanks
for our club's donation to his recovery fund. Walt is doing much better
and is back on the road to recovery.
Billy Bailiff has donated a large
amount of Estate pipes he acquired. They will be used for our "Pipe Grab Bag"
(they have not been refurbished) at $5 a grab. This money will go to a yet
The cost of the "After-Show" dinner
is $15. We have to let the Best Western know about how many are coming so they
can tell the caterer.
~~~~~~~~~~~ Members Corner
Biographies of our
Ken was born in Marlborough MA
and grew up in Westborough MA. He graduated form High School in 1968 and then
served in the Army for 3 years in Korea. Ken is Civil Service working with the
Army Testing and Evaluation. He has 3 years until
He married Debby in 1975 and has been
in Tucson since 1976.
Ken started smoking when he was
13 and his current favorite tobacco is Tinderbox's Midnight. His favorite
style of pipe is the Bent, sometimes conventional and sometimes freehand. Ken
owns about 70 pipes, a lot of meerschaums and some collectors' items. Ken is also
a past president of the OPPC.
Ken also likes to do woodworking and collect musical figurines.
He has been a Master Mason since 1974
and is active in the Masonic Fraternity. Both he and Debby are active in