enlarge 58KB, 640x316 1 Vickey's CATCH PEN Gazette One question keeps popping-up "What is a Catch Pen?" It's small working Corrals or a small pen, out in the wilds, where you can Catch-and Hold and hold Wild or Semi-Wild Horses, Cattle - and Hold then as you Gather more head to hold - until you decide that to do with them.
There are as many designs and ideas of catch pens as there are livestock owners. Small producers have the same needs for a catch pen and working facilities as large producers. The difference is the size of the catch pen needed.
The ideal Catch Pen may have one main objective but must incorporate a number of useful functions.
The main objective is the confinement to impose management. One pen can allow this objective to be accomplished smoothly. The facilities to sort and load items to be managed... This is a Catch Pen
enlarge 70KB, 640x464 3 # 1 My first Edition! The Printer gave me a $100 Discount because it was "Photoready", set-up so well. Dad and I did a lot of reading and studying to put it together and get it out. Most Printers wanted big money to print 2,000 to 3,000 copies. The Gilroy Dispatch gave me the same price - but then said they would print 10,000 for $50. more - all the cost is in the setting-up. The rest is just paper.
enlarge 42KB, 640x427 4 031 14 I Started "Vickey's Catch Pen Gazette" on my foster sisters Apple Computer - It Crashed - She had a Platium Repair Contrect with "Good Guy" where she bought it
enlarge 51KB, 640x427 5 032 13 Good Guy's kept saying "We can't get parts to fix it. On our way to the Cow Palace in San Francisco I talked Dad into stopping at "Apple Inc. in Cupertino to see why there were No Parts. In no time I was talking to several "Apple employees" on in house phone lines.
Good Guys had our computer fixed and back in two days
enlarge 40KB, 427x640 6 034 11 With in the week Dave Crego (on Right) called me to take a tour of the Apple Campus.
At the end of my tour Dave sad that he, Diane Bebber, (center) Mr. Matuch (on left) and Apple would see that I receive my own New Mac and Printer
enlarge 46KB, 427x640 7 035 10 I did a Thank You Story in my paper "Apple Transplant Saves Catch Pen" and I also saw to it that the San Jose Mercury New ran a story
enlarge 52KB, 427x640 8 037 8 Thank You! Apple Employees and Apple Co.
enlarge 107KB, 498x640 9 Scan0006 0006 2 News Paper Article from the San Jose Mercury News
enlarge 62KB, 640x464 10 The Garth (upper Left) called me at Home.
I was on Willies Bus (Lower Right)
I had to cut back on "CatchPen" to keep-up my school grades
enlarge 58KB, 640x464 11 Volume #1 Number #2 Pictures draw intrest so I decided to go with this style front page
enlarge 61KB, 640x464 12 Volume #1 Number #3 And Catch Pen Grew My 1/2 sister called from Idaho - My paper was in a Feed Store up there!
From Gilroy Ca. to Idaho :)
enlarge 66KB, 464x640 13 Full Front Page Garth Called me and we left for Reno that night - we sat with his Parents there.
enlarge 88KB, 501x639 14 Salinas Country Music Festival Salinas Country Music Festival Issue
enlarge 71KB, 640x464 15 It get easier We'd go with what ever color they had in the Press so they wouldn't half to clean the press - that would save on printing cost.
enlarge 69KB, 640x464 16 Horsetrader's Gazette Dad started a small paper in 1968 - when he Had .50¢ in his Pocket - long story _ It was printed on a 8 x 11 Sheet of Paper folded in 1/2 to make 4 Pages _ this would be the Front and Back Page He was selling 1/2 interest in this Paper for $200,000. when he was Arrested For Child Support and Jailed - Now your Kid could learn to print a Paper on a Mac _ Cost = Time and Paper! ""V" went to College and has No College Debi..." View Comments...
enlarge 49KB, 451x640 17 FFA Awards Some of the Awards my FFA Projects win for me + the money I make with my FFA and 4H Projects helped pay my way through College _ and I learned so much
enlarge 48KB, 497x640 18 FH000001 1 2000-2001 South Coast Region FFA Proficiency Award
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enlarge 48KB, 487x640 21 FH000007 1 Live Oak Chapter FFA - 1st in Ag Business
enlarge 35KB, 453x640 22 Drive Through Redwood This was in 1945 or 46 - After WWII _ we were coming back to California after Dad got out of the Army _ Toga Pass was mostly one Lane dirt road
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enlarge 0KB, 640x460 24 SM Feed2 Was San Martin Feed until 3:30AM that Morning
Funny Thing To get to another Fire Outlet the Fire Depatement Laid Hoses acrost the RR Tracks - You guesed it - A passing train cut the Hoses
Note: The Power Co. Transformer Blew-Up just as I snapped the Photo
enlarge 75KB, 640x460 25 SM Feed002 Was San Martin Feed until 3:30AM that Morning
Funny Thing To get to another Fire Outlet the Fire Depatement Laid Hoses across the RR Tracks - You guesed it - A passing train cut the Hoses
Note: The Power Co. Transformer Blew-Up just as I snapped the Photo _ Also in the Original Photo "Roccie" was to the Left Hosing down Rocca's Market with a Garden Hose!
enlarge 37KB, 640x480 26 Vickey@Filices Filches Saddle Shop - Now "The Boot Barn" in San Martin, Ca _ where I use to work part time. Then I went San Jose State U. and work part time for Sprig Electric 2016 - Now I work for Tuner Whiting Construction - We are Building for NASA at Moffat Field at this Time! "I love your coat." View Comments...