In a message dated 3/27/99 7:01:27 AM Pacific Standard Time, [log in to unmask]
> Joanie invited Jim Coogan up to play on stage for the first time
> with CTL. Mary accompanied him, and Joanie chirped in from time to time,
> it was a wonderful combination of box, guitar and flute/whistle. They
> a great old hornpipe (The Quilt) and a couple of polkas, and Jim was in
> form. I was proud of him!!! (So was Mary).
And so are we all!!! Congratulations, Jim -- what a wonderful thrill that
must have been for them, eh? LOL -- No, seriously, folks... we all know how
proud Jim is of Mary and all "the girls" -- In fact, this upcoming CD with
its cast of family stars sounds absolutely amazing, and I can't wait to hear
> Debut #2: Jim appeared on stage for the first time with a naked upper lip.
> Now that
> everyone has finally noticed, some seem to like the moustache, while others
> prefer the clean shaven look. He has volunteered to grow half of it back
> keep everyone happy.
Sure, and those who prefer the moustache can sit on the hairy side of the
room, and those who like the clean-shaven look can sit on the other side...
Keep those polkas coming, Jim!