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Forum: Ride reports 08-07-2013, 08:25 AM
Replies: 93
Views: 10,765
Posted By demenshea
Beautiful country!!! I really enjoyed riding...

Beautiful country!!! I really enjoyed riding alone with you. Now about that truck that was for sale. I could use that...:D jes sayin'
Forum: Day Trippin' 06-01-2013, 10:38 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 4,915
Posted By demenshea
Thank you for this thread. I have needed an...

Thank you for this thread. I have needed an escape from my reality and this is amazing stuff. Cheers!!!
Forum: Ride reports 03-23-2011, 10:29 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 9,010
Posted By demenshea
Awesome RR and photos. I was fortunate to ride...

Awesome RR and photos. I was fortunate to ride in Southern Spain last year and had a wonderful time, even not speaking the language and riding solo. I found the Spanish to be ever so helpful and...
Forum: Old's Cool 03-08-2011, 12:38 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 6,601
Posted By demenshea
Thanks...i am still in awe at this excellent...

Thanks...i am still in awe at this excellent find. I'm just glad she kept the photo album or we would never even have known!!
:eek1



Thanks Tbone...that too is great reading!
Forum: Ride reports 02-26-2011, 02:23 PM
Replies: 348
Views: 116,636
Posted By demenshea
This is definitely a timeless thread. I have...

This is definitely a timeless thread. I have again re-read and it was no less thrilling than the first time.

Thank you for it!
Forum: Ride reports 02-22-2011, 09:54 PM
Replies: 692
Views: 1,062,382
Posted By demenshea
I posted a thread over here...

I posted a thread over here (http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=657830) but wanted to add this photo of my Grandmother taken somewhere off Hwy 50, CA on a 13 day trip she did to Yosemite...
Forum: Old's Cool 02-14-2011, 05:43 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 6,601
Posted By demenshea
Actually after reading this and looking at the...

Actually after reading this and looking at the site, it's my cousin from the Wenn putting together a family tree. They are my mother's sister's kids. Looks like they are putting together some info...
Forum: Old's Cool 02-14-2011, 12:56 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 6,601
Posted By demenshea
hahahaha...well, I wonder what Grandma would have...

hahahaha...well, I wonder what Grandma would have told us about Frank, if indeed it was Frank. Damn, i wish i had more details, but all this is really helping at least make me feel like I know...
Forum: Old's Cool 02-14-2011, 08:44 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 6,601
Posted By demenshea
Vera Evangeline War February 26, 1901 ...

Vera Evangeline War
February 26, 1901
California

Frankie Davis
October 31, 1896
California

We still don't know who the other man was, however it could be Ronald's bro Frank E. Palin...odd...
Forum: Old's Cool 02-13-2011, 09:30 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 6,601
Posted By demenshea
Wow...cool info. This is multifaceted and keeps...

Wow...cool info. This is multifaceted and keeps on giving. I am astounded as I proceed.

Frankie was married to Ronald for some years but was long divorced by then. She died years earlier. I...
Forum: Old's Cool 02-12-2011, 07:42 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 6,601
Posted By demenshea
Hello Bill, The finished size of the...

Hello Bill,
The finished size of the photographs prior to scanning are small, like 3x3. I'll have to ask my mom to measure them. I scanned them in the highest quality I could and then I did crop...
Forum: Old's Cool 02-11-2011, 04:21 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 6,601
Posted By demenshea
Fixed now Bob!

Fixed now Bob!
Forum: Old's Cool 02-11-2011, 10:51 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 6,601
Posted By demenshea
more info...

I have recently been contacted by a relative of the "other" woman in the photograph album, Frankie. I posted the ongoing investigation here (http://demenshea.com/blog/?p=3145) on a new blog post. ...
Forum: Hacks 02-11-2011, 10:43 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,178
Posted By demenshea
I have been contacted by a relative of the...

I have been contacted by a relative of the "other" woman in the photographs and now have some added information (http://demenshea.com/blog/?p=3145). It's all pretty cool.

Thanks everyone!! I...
Forum: Old's Cool 02-08-2011, 08:03 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 6,601
Posted By demenshea
No problem...it's cool that you have the...

No problem...it's cool that you have the wonderful photo as well. She looks rather sassy on the bike!!

Today a friend did some sleuthing and discovered my grandmother on the 1920 census she also...
Forum: Old's Cool 02-07-2011, 09:40 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 6,601
Posted By demenshea
First off THANKS EVERYONE!!! Tight on...

First off THANKS EVERYONE!!!



Tight on both counts. I imagine she was thought of as a rather loose female, but then the camp had a divider in it so maybe the women were on one side and the men...
Forum: Hacks 02-07-2011, 08:41 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,178
Posted By demenshea
Thanks Guys!! I believe this was an amazing once...

Thanks Guys!! I believe this was an amazing once in a lifetime find!! My grandmother definitely had some secrets she neglected to share. I'm just glad I and my mom, found the album. Now if only I...
Forum: Old's Cool 02-06-2011, 10:22 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 6,601
Posted By demenshea
I too wish that I could have sat down with her...

I too wish that I could have sat down with her and talked about this marvelous trip. I know I probably would have begun riding much before I did, if I had know I had it coming genetically. :lol3
...
Forum: Old's Cool 02-06-2011, 10:16 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 6,601
Posted By demenshea
I too have tired that, especially with this...

I too have tired that, especially with this photos, where you can actually read the business in the background. R A Palin. I had someone write to me and tell me it was a motorcycle and bicycle...
Forum: Old's Cool 02-06-2011, 05:48 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 6,601
Posted By demenshea
hahahaha, the family skeletons...I only wish I...

hahahaha, the family skeletons...I only wish I could talk to her about this adventure....damn....:freaky
Forum: Old's Cool 02-06-2011, 03:41 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 6,601
Posted By demenshea
No, in fact none of us even knew she had done...

No, in fact none of us even knew she had done this until she was long gone. I was amazed as we my mother!! :eek1
Forum: Hacks 02-06-2011, 01:02 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,178
Posted By demenshea
My grandmother's 1922 Ride to Yosemite Link

I posted this (http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?p=15125427#post15125427) in the old's cool forum, but it was suggested that I cross-post it over here as well. Please move if this isn't...
Forum: Old's Cool 02-06-2011, 12:59 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 6,601
Posted By demenshea
Yes, there are two men. If you look at the snow...

Yes, there are two men. If you look at the snow pix, there is one with my grandmother and two gents. I believe they are the operators of the vehicles, but I'd like to think my grandmother at least...
Forum: Old's Cool 02-06-2011, 12:32 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 6,601
Posted By demenshea
I have her diary but nothing was ever mentioned...

I have her diary but nothing was ever mentioned about this motorcycle ride. I believe the man in this album is her fairly serious beau before marrying my grandfather in '24. I don't know what...
Forum: Old's Cool 02-06-2011, 11:24 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 6,601
Posted By demenshea
While researching the possible route, I have...

While researching the possible route, I have discovered that much of what they followed was probably the old Lincoln Highway. I do believe though that the return home was via Hwy 50 along Lake...
Forum: Old's Cool 02-06-2011, 10:27 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 6,601
Posted By demenshea
Laugh My grandmother's 1922 Ride to Yosemite

It was suggested that I post to this forum. I contribute here, but usually under ride reports, but I just put together a blog post regarding a photo album my mother and I had found while going...
Forum: Ride reports 01-02-2011, 09:20 AM
Replies: 377
Views: 91,677
Posted By demenshea
Hey Brian and Conchita! Good to read ya and see...

Hey Brian and Conchita! Good to read ya and see you are out and about. Good thoughts to you on this second day of the new year!!

Great shots btw, the sky looks a bit devious but the road...
Forum: Ride reports 12-19-2010, 08:25 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,378
Posted By demenshea
Thanks man...red is the "fastest" color!!! :D ...

Thanks man...red is the "fastest" color!!! :D



Thanks for the kind words Dragonflylily!! The shoes were truly just party frocks...i wouldn't be doing much hiking anywhere in those!! :eek1 But...
Forum: Ride reports 12-17-2010, 01:01 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,378
Posted By demenshea
Ya, you know, I had a hard time keeping turn...

Ya, you know, I had a hard time keeping turn signals on the DL1000 as well...hahahahah...I finally opted to put on flat mount ones. No more issues...maybe for the Suzuki??

BTW, i just got a...
Forum: Vendors 12-17-2010, 12:56 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 480
Posted By demenshea
Busted: T-shirt now for sale.

After being coerced by several riding buddies, I decided to make my avatar into a t-shirt sans a bit modified. I can't wait for the day I run across someone from the forum in one of them.

On...
Forum: Ride reports 12-16-2010, 11:00 PM
Replies: 251
Views: 31,625
Posted By demenshea
Wow, you guys....just WOW!!! :thumb

Wow, you guys....just WOW!!! :thumb
Forum: Ride reports 12-16-2010, 07:17 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,378
Posted By demenshea
Thanks...it's been while since I posted a ride...

Thanks...it's been while since I posted a ride report here, but durning the winter months, I feel fortunate to still be riding. Plus with all the awesome reports over here, i felt the need to have...
Forum: Ride reports 12-16-2010, 10:04 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,378
Posted By demenshea
Laugh I love the Sierras, the desert and the long way home...

I love holiday parties and my best high school buddy’s annual party is always exceptional. Mike lives in NV so I knew I could combine a party weekend with a visit to my dad in his new assisted...
Forum: Ride reports 12-07-2010, 11:28 PM
Replies: 379
Views: 90,204
Posted By demenshea
Absolutely awesome photography!! Greatly...

Absolutely awesome photography!! Greatly appreciated and fun to read. Thanks! :D Happy Holidays to you DP!!
Forum: Ride reports 10-30-2010, 11:05 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 9,278
Posted By demenshea
Excellent RR and photos....beware the mad...

Excellent RR and photos....beware the mad raccoons...they will wait until you have to pee then jump you for your awesome camera. :lol3
Forum: Ride reports 10-27-2010, 08:49 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 6,073
Posted By demenshea
Hilo eh? Sound wonderful!!! I'll think more...

Hilo eh? Sound wonderful!!! I'll think more about that :thumb



Thanks!! Half the fun for me is setting a route and then changing it! :lol3 :lol3 :lol3



I'd love to ride the way,...
Forum: Regional forums 10-16-2010, 03:49 PM
Replies: 3,007
Views: 500,830
Posted By demenshea
Astir knows all about this ride I took in NM but...

Astir knows all about this ride I took in NM but for those that don't it's here (http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=627878) in ride reports. NM and UT are probably my two new favorite...
Forum: Ride reports 10-13-2010, 08:55 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 6,073
Posted By demenshea
Thanks man, I appreciate the comments and...

Thanks man, I appreciate the comments and concern. I head to NV this weekend to check in with dad's progress and his placement. It isn't easy...:becca
Forum: Ride reports 10-13-2010, 03:50 PM
Replies: 329
Views: 93,004
Posted By demenshea
You are awesome girl and have my utmost respect. ...

You are awesome girl and have my utmost respect. When i finally grow into a real adventurer, I wanna meet!! :bow For now, I'll dream my dreams...

Thanks for all your amazing tales. They are...
Forum: Ride reports 10-13-2010, 10:17 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 6,073
Posted By demenshea
Done some gravel with it and you are right. I...

Done some gravel with it and you are right. I seem fine, but have yet to do any real mileage on dirt.

And THANKS!!



I know what you mean. I sometime don't stop and shoot and then kick...
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