Mostly a travel & recon day… day 1 went very smoothly.  Here are the highlights in pictures…

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Frank at the wheel… homemade scone in hand?  Whatever.  Frank invented a few words… and has no idea what “potable” means.  He thinks it is the same as “portable.” 

 

 

 

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Our home away from home… only 2 stops today… a new record! 

 

 

 

 

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Three Mile Island in the distance… No incidents to report, just beautiful, clean, natural energy…  Frank is sort of afraid of windmills and blimps.

 

 

 

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Racing an Amish buggy in Morgantown, PA.  We totally won.  They only had 1 horsepower.

 

 

 

 

Day1 Trip to Philly 006   Lunch at AJ’s in Morgantown, PA.  (formerly Nick’s & Nunzio’s!)  Pepperoni slices all-around… Frank gives it a whopping “3.”  Sports store next door had a Favre/Jets jersey hanging out front.  Strange.Day1 Trip to Philly 007

 

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Welcome to Philly!

 

 

 

 

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Some impromptu research at Downey’s Tavern on South Street in Philly.

 

 

 

 

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Dinner at Geno’s Steaks in South Philly.  THE mecca for the famous Philly cheesesteak.  “Wit whiz  & onions for Dave H & Frank… wit provolone for Dave R!”  Delicious… yessiree.