MAY 26, 1997
Five survivors of five separate wars
My photo of five survivors of five separate wars can never be duplicated again. Yes, they are all local people. In the photo's center is Bill Fletcher of the Spanish-American War of 1898. Today, there's no veteran of that war left.
Eat--and grow--your vegies for a long life
"I do it for my health, this gardening," says 92-year-old Antonio Corpuz. Gardening is also Antonio's business. Modest, healthy, and hale from 70 years of farming in western Washington, Antonio tends a half-acre plot of vegetables on Hollywood Hill.
Brownies are a hit with seniors
Brownie Troop 1768, made up of 2nd and 3rd grade girls from Wellington Elementary, made a trip in April to Sunrise Assisted Living on Mercer Island where the girls and the residents talked and worked together to make place mats.