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July 4, 2013

Fifty Years Ago Today

… One my All-Time favorite movies was released. And to celebrate the Fourth of July in “Great” style here’s a image as the Americans in the camp march with home stilled liquor and pipe a merry tune.


left to right: James Garner as Hendley ‘The Scrounger’, Jud Taylor as Goff, and Steve McQueen as Hilts ‘The Cooler King’

Alas celebrations go awry when tunnel Tom gets discovered, Ives goes fence-crazy and is shot…

“Dedicated to the Fifty”