submitted this article because Dan's Mon-key would be angry with me if I
didn't. We met Steve at ARC in Atlanta and spent a fair amount of time with
him at KC so I knew I had to get him a report of some sort! He would
want to know how Geoff (my son) fared.
and I attended the US Nationals in Anaheim and he had a very successful
trip. He managed to walk away with 3 first place awards as well as a
second and a third. He also received "Best of Show"
in Juniors. He entered 5
items in 4 categories and they were a V-2 in Miscellaneous (second), a
M151 "Mutt" in Military Vehicles (first), a Skyraider in 1/48
(first) a FW 190 D-13 in 1/72 (third) and a Corsair in 1/72 (first and
Best of Show).
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also had the chance to see some familiar faces and get some great shopping
in which is always great. We attended the Planes of Fame / Yanks Air
Museum tours and saw many warbirds for the first time. What a great
tour that was! We also managed to get in a ball game (Blue Jays and
Angels) and Disneyland. I had about $1.50 left in my pocket when I