Fathers’ Frolics

Back in the 50s when I was in Jr. High in Los Altos, the town had a Dad’s Club for men. Their main purpose was to put on a charitable musical revue each year called the Fathers’ Frolics. The cast was liberally filled with well-known local businessmen, teachers, doctors and regular dads. I really enjoyed going to these and watching these normally-staid and serious men display their musical and comedic talents. The whole thing was run...

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Overheard at the local music shop

The best way to avoid giving birth to a sousaphone player is to have a tuba ligation. ¶You are not a well person, horning in with that pun. ¶It takes a lot of brass to make a comment like...

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