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Salem · On Fri­day morn­ing I flew down to Port­land, drove to Salem, and helped out with a Sun sales pre­sen­ta­tion to the state gov­ern­ment from 10AM to 5PM. I don’t get to do many sales calls which is a pity be­cause I love them. I prob­a­bly shouldn’t queer the pitch by go­ing in­to de­tails (I will if we get the busi­ness, be­cause it’s in­ter­est­ing), but I have to say that the state-government peo­ple we were pitch­ing to had smart ques­tions and were en­dear­ing­ly ob­ses­sive about the ap­pli­ca­tion; and I would be too in their po­si­tion, it’s one of the Things That Mat­ter­s. I flew home out of PDX that same evening and damn was I tired. But the State Capi­tol is worth look­ing at, so I took a cou­ple of pic­tures ...
 
FSS: Fireworks, ’57-’61 · Fri­day Slide Scan #14 is four of Dad’s fire­works pic­tures, all over forty years old ...
 
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