Tuesday, September 29, 2015

Sunday Meeting Relatives...

Me and Cathy took a quick trip to Victoria, Tx on Sunday with Morgan for the Victoria County Czech Fest. While there we visited my cousin Jack (he's not Czech) and met some relatives from Cathy's mother's side of the family that we had not met before. Morgan has been doing some genealogy on that side. 

Here's me and cousin Jack.
Here's the Famed Shiner Hobo Band. They play polka music. 

The tubas of the Hobo Band. 

Here is a do it yourself instrument and he got to sit front and center of the band. Looked like his part was integral to the performance. The instrument was a broom and a box and he kind of squeezed and stroked percussion sounds from it. 



The director directed with a plunger.  
Some Czech cousins.




This one man band was probably a relative. Morgan decided from the name an off shoot of the in-laws. 



Food was great. Pork roast and sauerkraut. I think I'm turning Czech!. 

Labels:

0 Comments:

Post a Comment

<< Home

"...I know I've seen that face before," Big Jim was thinking to himself "Maybe down in Mexico or a picture up on somebody's shelf..."Bob Dylan from "Lilly Rosemary and the Jack of Hearts
  • Gogol Bordello
  • Cathy's favorite band. They named this blog.
  • Wallace Fun Photos
  • My online photos.
  • Danny King's Catfish Bait
  • This stuff will put a mess of fish in the boat.
  • J Pigg Stink Bait
  • A good bait, the current favorite
  • St. Patrick's Catholic Church Christian Initiation on FaceBook
  • I post info that keeps up with Church news and weekly session topics
  • emusic Where I download my tunes.
  • Dan-Danz
  • Dan-Danz the drummer. He makes good photos. Check it out.
  • French Quarter Web Cams
  • Do You Know What It Means To Miss New Orleans?
  • WWOZ
  • New Orleans Jazz Fest Radio
  • Master Olford's ATA Black Belt Academy
  • The Taekwondo school where I train
  • The Older You Will Get Video Channel
  • I Make all these myself.
  • Stone Wall Studio
  • First Place I Was Ever Mentioned on The Internet
  • Facebook
  • Lots of me on Facebook
  • Hedgehog in a Snowdrift
  • Katherine's Blog
  • St. Patrick Catholic Church Lufkin, Tx
  • I am webmaster of the official church web site
  • Catholic Democrats
  • Yes You Can Be One
  • html hit counter
    View My Stats