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Thread #115825   Message #2483962
Posted By: GUEST,AL Hirsch
03-Nov-08 - 08:32 PM
Thread Name: Obit: Stan James of Washington (Nov 2008)
Subject: RE: Obit: Stan James of Washington has died
Hearing Stan passed on took me by surprise. He called me a few weeks ago to let me know about the contest Ivar's restaurant was having. Stan and played together last at the Wooden Boat center last spring. We continued on playing some of the songs from "The Halibutts". Stan taught me many of his collected maritime songs.   He was the skipper and I just the land lubber.   He's now amongs the many mermaids an old folk singer joins upon leaving this old earth