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  Topic: 50 years later
Bruce Dunning

Replies: 15
Views: 8616

PostForum: Introductions, Meet Your Fellow Islanders   Posted: Tue Oct 10, 2006 10:55 pm   Subject: 50 years later
This August I visited the Island for the first time in exactly 50 years. It was a very moving experience to see Bois Blanc from across the Strait as the Plaunts' ferry moved out of the Cheboygan Rive ...
  Topic: The Tatler
Bruce Dunning

Replies: 11
Views: 3617

PostForum: Idle Chit Chat   Posted: Sun Sep 25, 2005 4:02 pm   Subject: The Tatler
What has become of the Tatler since the passing of Bunker Clark who was the guy who kept it going? The link to the Tatler on his site no longer works as the site has disappeared.
  Topic: Getting Lost On Boise Blanc (web site)
Bruce Dunning

Replies: 19
Views: 7584

PostForum: Idle Chit Chat   Posted: Fri Feb 11, 2005 11:42 am   Subject: Getting Lost On Boise Blanc (web site)
One poster said "Bois Blanc, Big White." Sorry, I believe the correct translation from French is "White (blanc) Wood (bois)"
  Topic: Lake Mary Walleye
Bruce Dunning

Replies: 4
Views: 2343

PostForum: Idle Chit Chat   Posted: Fri Aug 27, 2004 3:12 am   Subject: Lake Mary Walleye
Capt. Ray's T-shirt is terrific. Are they still available?
  Topic: Island-lover of ago dies at age 102
Bruce Dunning

Replies: 2
Views: 1670

PostForum: Idle Chit Chat   Posted: Sat May 22, 2004 10:42 pm   Subject: Island-lover of ago dies at age 102
Hi Katie,

Thank you so much for your post. I do remember the Sanford family from my summers on the Island and it was wonderful of you to call your grandmother. Please say Hi for me next time you ...
  Topic: Island-lover of ago dies at age 102
Bruce Dunning

Replies: 2
Views: 1670

PostForum: Idle Chit Chat   Posted: Sun May 02, 2004 12:35 am   Subject: Island-lover of ago dies at age 102
There probably aren't many BBI people who remember the Dunning family who summered on the Island from the early 1900s until we sold the cottage in the 1960s.

But I just wanted it on the record t ...
  Topic: The Old Dock
Bruce Dunning

Replies: 3
Views: 1685

PostForum: Idle Chit Chat   Posted: Sat Oct 04, 2003 10:36 pm   Subject: "Old Dock"
Folks are talking about the "Old Dock." I am curious as to which dock is being referred to. I haven't been to the Island in nearly 50 years and I know the main ferry dock has moved. Are you refe ...
  Topic: clarification
Bruce Dunning

Replies: 16
Views: 4614

PostForum: Idle Chit Chat   Posted: Fri Apr 25, 2003 4:03 am   Subject: clarification
Please excuse my ignorance but where is the "gold coast?" I spent summers on the island in the 1950s and I don't recall hearing that term used.

Thanks
  Topic: Introduction from another newbie
Bruce Dunning

Replies: 6
Views: 3895

PostForum: Introductions, Meet Your Fellow Islanders   Posted: Thu Jan 09, 2003 3:11 am   Subject: Introduction from another newbie
This site invites new-comers to say hello and introduce themselves, so here I am.

My grandparents brought my father and his two sisters to the Island when they were very small children. For sever ...
 
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