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50TH ANNIVERSARY: AMERICAN COMMUNITY SCHOOL SAIGON CLOSING AND EVACUATION OF AMERICAN DEPENDENTS

Submitted by Jim Cooper (ACS)

Evacuation at Tan Son Nhut. Jim, Tom and Mrs. Cooper. Circa February 11, 1965. Jim Cooper Collection. CLICK IMAGE TO ENLARGE.

For many of us, this particular February 8th (2015) is the 50th anniversary of our Evacuation from Saigon — an exciting, nostalgic, and formative event which capped off […]

Saigon Kids™ Stories: Saigon Coup d-Etat November 1, 1963

Reminiscences from Dalat and Saigon, during the fall of the House of Diem. […]

Jim Cooper Wins the Name That Newspaper Contest

Dear Packrat Jim,

The check is in the mail …..I mean the wine is in the box and on its way to the Carmel post office. (Did you know Bill Benson and I were voted “Most Dependable” in 1963?) Geeeeeeesh…what an honor. Fortunately, as I informed Bob, I was also peppy so therefore not […]

Alice to Cooper Brothers …

(Note: I’ve moved this to a Post from Comments on another Post to prevent it from getting burried in all the Post/Comment links, etc.  The original Post and Comments are located HERE – Admin)

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Cooper Brothers,

Lovely to hear about you both. Your brother Mike came back to New Jersey with my […]

Jim Cooper … Joins Blog …

Hello and welcome Jim!  🙂

I’m sure everyone remembers Jim.

Feel free to join in the Posting and Commenting, Jim.

Great to have you here!   🙂

Bob