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Dravot in Man Who Would Be King to his Er-Hub recruits: Now listen to me, you benighted muckers! We’re going to teach you soldiering, The world’s noblest profession! When we’re done with you, you’ll be able to stand up and slaughter your foes like civilized men! But first, you will have to learn to march …

68 Galaxie 500

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Another car from the youth. 4 door, automatic, gold with tan interior, 427… The Macauley original is in storage in Nevada, I believe. …as featured in film: Dirty Harry, The French Connection (probably actually a Custom 500), Gone In Sixty Seconds.

73 Olds

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Oldsmobile Delta 88 4 doors and no B pillar: “hard top” Evil Dead and Evil Dead II (Sam Raimi/Bruce Campbell) featured this car from my youth. Dad purchased his Delta 88 used from… probably another C&L partner. His other used cars were a 1979 Cadillac and 198x Jeep CJ.  Dad’s new cars were the 1968 …

Torreano’s new website

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Another website is live today, design and delivery by Copperplate Design of San Jose: Torreano Shorthand Reporting, Inc, provides professional court reporting in the Bay Area. Based in San Jose, Torreano Reporting and Video provides videography and transcript-to-video linking, e-Transcripts as well as traditional transcripts.

Sonya’s new website

By Thomas Macauley on is very attractive. Sonya Yu teaches harp, piano, and music theory in West San Jose. She is a great teacher for our boy. I am amazed at her diligence organizing daily private lessons, weekly harp ensembles, recitals, masters classes, online lessons, Harp Society educational events.