Hosted by Howard & Judy Kennedy at their home in Placerville, Co
Photos by Merle Lewis, Jim & Sandi Hodnett,
Bruce Hamburger & Gerald & Sherry Cole
Kenny & Judy Malone, Gerald & Sherry Bliss Cole, Merle &
Patty Link Lewis stayed in Canon City, Co. Quality Inn
Thursday night on the way to Placerville. Several famous people stayed here while making movies.
They had plaques on the doors of the rooms they stayed in. Here are a couple of the plaques.
Some of the movies that were filmed in the area were, Cat
Ballou, Scarecrow, Saddle The Wind, The Outcast, Barquero,
Then Came Bronson, The Cowboys, Mr Majestyk, The Duchess and the Dirt Water Fox, How The West Was Won,
True Grit, The Sacketts, Lightning Jack and many more.
Stars that stayed there were, John Wayne, Charles Bronson,
Herb Brown, Glen Ford, Slim Pickens, Jane Fonda,
Corey Haim, Herb Brown Jr, Sam Elliot, Goldie Hawn, John Belushi, Patty Duke, James Caan, Ben Johnson,
Blair Brown, Pat Buttram, James Arness, Tom Selleck and Jeff Osterhage.
The Quality Inn had a bar with great food so we ate there for the evening meal. Judy & Kenny Malone.
Patty Link Lewis
Sherry Bliss Cole & Judy Malone
They served a very nice complimentary breakfast. Judy and Kenny Malone, Gerald Cole
Eggs, biscuits and gravy, Patty Link Lewis
Nice assortment of muffins, fruit
Bread, bagels and cereal
Patty Link Lewis, Merle Lewis, Gerald Cole and Judy Malone
In Montrose, Co if you just want a light lunch do not stop here--lol
Just one pic of the beautiful scenery on the way.
We arrive at the Blue Jay Lodge, Placerville, Co. They made us feel very welcome.
The ground floor that you see behind Kenny was our group of
Kenny Malone, Judy Malone & Gerald Cole
Room of Gerald & Sherry Bliss Cole
Each had a patio
This is the parking lot at the Blue Jay Lodge
The bar/lounge patio at Blue Jay Lodge
Blue Jay Lodge patio
At Howard & Judy Kennedys cabin. Edie Werther Couture,
Sandi Richardson Hodnett
and Patty Link Lewis looking at a photo from our 30th reunion.
Judy Kennedy, Sherry Bliss Cole, Judy Malone,
Patty Link Lewis , Edie Werther Couture & Sandi Richardson Hodnett
Front view of Sandi Hodnett, Edie Couture & Patty Lewis
Judy Malone, Howard Kennedy & Judy Kennedy
Judy Kennedy & Sherry Cole
Lee Couture, Kenny Malone & Gary Huck
Merle Lewis, Jim Hodnett & Gerald Cole
Howard & Judy own the property across from the river too so
Howard Kennedy & Merle Lewis took a hike over there.
Merle Lewis, Howard Kennedy and Heidi
Howard Kennedy & Jim Hodnett
Pic Merle took from across the river--Sherry Bliss Cole,
Patty Link Lewis,
Sandi Richardson Hodnett & Judy Malone
Howards cabin from across the river
Another pretty view from across the river of the cabin
Merle catches Jim Hodnett at work taking photos
Howard and Judy's dog Heidi joined the guys on the hike.
Jim Hodnett and Howard Kennedy
Kenny & Judy Malone
Sandi Richardson Hodnett, Edie Werther Couture,
Patty Link Lewis, Judy Kennedy & Sherry Bliss Cole
Sandi Richardson Hodnett and Patty Link Lewis in front room of Howards house.
One of Howards pianos of which he plays.
Judy Kennedy sitting in their bedroom on a quilt that she made and came in 1st.
Sandi Richardson Hodnett standing in the doorway
of the over 100 year old cabin next to the Kennedys house.
Howard Kennedy grilling the hamburgers and chicken while Merle Lewis supervises.
Jim Hodnett, Gerald Cole, Kenny Malone getting
in on the action with Howard Kennedy
Our hosts Judy & Howard Kennedy and Kenny Malone enjoying a burger.
Bruce Hamburger & Howard Kennedy coming up steps. At picnic
table enjoying the good food
Howard and Judy prepared for us is Jim & Sandi Richardson Hodnett and Kenny & Judy Malone
Sandi Hodnett, Howard & Judy Kennedy
Bruce Hamburger & Howard Kennedy
Gary Huck--yummy food!
Sherry Bliss Cole & Edie Werther Couture enjoying the good food
Setting up for the group photo
Our first group photo of the weekend. L-R Howard Kennedy,
Kenny Malone, Sherry Bliss Cole,
Patty Link Lewis, Sandi Richardson Hodnett, Edie Werther Couture, Bruce Hamburger & Gary Huck.
We have the bestest supporting spouses ever! L-R Jim
Hodnett, Gerald Cole,
Judy Kennedy, Merle Lewis, Judy Malone & Lee Couture. Too look at us as a group
you can't tell where the classmates and the spouses start and leave off.
Meeting for breakfast on Saturday. Gerald Cole standing,
Sandi Richardson Hodnett, Lee Couture. Edie is hidden behind Lee.
Back of the Blue Jay Lodge
Kenny & Judy Malone visiting with Lee Couture while
waiting for everyone to get ready to go into Telluride
Gerald & Sherry Cole
Another group pic at the lodge--Gary Huck, Howard Kennedy,
Edie Werther Couture, Bruce Hamburger,
Sherry Bliss Cole, Patty Link Lewis, Kenny Malone & Sandi Richardson Hodnett
The spouses taking the group pic and Merle Lewis taking
Judy Malone, Jim Hodnett, Gerald Cole & Judy Kennedy
Sandi and Kenny joking around
Howard Kennedy taking Bruce Hamburgers pic while
Sandi Richardson Hodnett, Judy Kennedy and Gerald Cole look on
Gary Huck, Howard Kennedy & Edie Werther Couture standing
of what was the first bank that Butch Cassidy ever held up.
This is in Telluride, Co.
Some of the stores and the Sheridan Hotel
Edie Werther Couture and Sandi Richardson Hodnett
Howard Kennedy, Bruce Hamburger, Sherry Bliss Cole, Judy
Edie Werther Couture, Kenny Malone, Gary Huck & Sandi Richardson Hodnett
Crossing the street, Kenny Malone, Bruce Hamburger, Gary
Huck, Howard Kennedy,
Edie Werther Couture, Judy Malone, Sandi Richardson Hodnett & Judy Malone
One of the many beautiful views in Telluride, Co
Merle Lewis holding out on us that he owns a business--lol
Neat shop--Gerald Cole, Judy Kennedy, Kenny Malone,
Edie Werther Couture, Judy Malone, Patty Link Lewis & Sandi Richardson Hodnett
Time for a bathroom break at the Library
Patty Link Lewis, Sherry Bliss Cole, Judy Kennedy, Gary
Gerald Cole head for the park to catch up with the others.
A pic of how they looked back then.
How they look now
Edie Werther Couture & Sandi Richardson Hodnett enticing a customer
By the old jail--Gerald Cole, Edie Werther Couture, Lee
Bruce Hamburger, Judy Kennedy, Kenny Malone, Patty Link Lewis & Gary Huck
Sherry Bliss Cole, Gerald Cole, Judy Kennedy, Judy Malone
Judy & Kenny Malone
On the way to the park-Gary Huck, Gerald Cole, Sherry Cole,
Judy Kennedy, Edie Couture, Bruce Hamburger & Howard Kennedy.
On the walk to the park, Lee Couture & Merle Lewis.
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