15 Minutes Of Fame

It is more like 21 seconds.  In 1985, Andy Warhol was commissioned by the Cincinatti Art Museum to create a portrait commemorating baseball player Pete Rose.  Rose broke Ty Cobb’s long-standing record of life time hits.  The paintings play off of a classic baseball card.  He painted four of them.  The interview was in his mid-town Manhattan studio – The Factory.  It lasted less than 15 minutes.  After explaining to me that he was a big baseball fan he was asked . . .

Magic Show – 1967

Bob, Rick and Deri have fun on their front lawn in Honolulu.
This is un-edited and our father is the camera operator.  Only one problem.  For the first few tricks, he couldn’t reach the “pause” button.  It was different than the “stop” button.  Eventually, we got the process to work. Good thing Bob could speed-read the magic book.     2:30

2000 Cook Reunion

Old Lyme, CT

Lots of rain during the first week in August.  Patrick (2), Kelsey (5), Austin (6), Connor (7), Anna (9), Matt is entering 7th grade, Becca (junior) is rehabbing from knee surgery and Pat is a senior.  11:10

The Reeds 1999

Quick review of the Reeds first full year in Alameda.  Connor is 6, Kelsey is 4. 6:56

Reed Family Archives

They were only here on loan. A film history of the Reeds. 4:49

Magic Show – 1967

Bob, Rick and Deri have fun on their front lawn in Honolulu.
This is un-edited and our father is the camera operator.  Only one problem.  For the first few tricks, he couldn’t reach the “pause” button.  It was different than the “stop” button.  Eventually, we got the process to work. Good thing Bob could speed-read the magic book.     2:30

Hawaii Reed Reunion  2001

Brother Bob put this together after the July 2001 reunion on the island of O’ahu.  25:08

Meet The New Senators

1968 CBS Family Interview Segment
-check out Webb at 7:45 spitting ice into a glass-

The Belle Of Louisville

The Belle is recognized as the oldest river steamboat in operation and designated a National Historic Landmark in 1989. Built in 1914, she was originally named the Idelwild and was a passenger ferry in Tennessee and Arkansas.  Later her name was changed to Avalon.  In 1962, the Avalon fell into disrepair.  Enter Jefferson County Judge Marlow Cook.  She was bought for $34,000 and re-christened the Belle of Louisville.    Here is a segment from a 1996 program. 11:49

Louise Cook

*San Francisco 1989

It was a different time while living and working in San Francisco.
She is an advertising executive with a new puppy.  Her sister Nancy has a one-year old.  Louise is engaged to be married in 1990.  Nothing could stop her.  1:41

Connor Reed

A birth announcement and tribute to Louise’s pregnancy.  3:23

All Star Ballot at Home

Short segment with NBA Antawn Jaminson in our Alameda home. 2000. 1:49

World Ride '95  part 1

Around the world with disabled athletes. CBS Sports. Hosted by Charles Kuralt.
Aired on Thanksgiving day 1995. 28:36
World Ride '95  part 2
Around the world with disabled athletes. CBS Sports. Hosted by Charles Kuralt.
Aired on Thanksgiving day 1995. 28:35

World Ride '95  part 3

Around the world with disabled athletes. CBS Sports. Hosted by Charles Kuralt.
Aired on Thanksgiving day 1995. 26:47
World Ride '95  part 4
Around the world with disabled athletes. CBS Sports. Hosted by Charles Kuralt.
Aired on Thanksgiving day 1995. 9:55

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