Shortchanged by history: Gale Gillingham & Dick Himes
Farragut Caught in Time
In summer, up to 20 downtown venues become galleries in Artwalk, a self-guided walking tour to browse revolving art exhibits, sponsored by Pend Oreille Arts Council. These downtown galleries are all within a few blocks of one another:. Art Works Gallery : Representing over 50 regional artists in media as diverse as painting, sculpture, jewelry, metal work, ceramics, fused and stained glass, calligraphy, tile and many more. First Avenue,
Farragut Caught in Time. In he was 36 and too old to be drafted. But Ross Hall wanted to help the war effort.
When I was a fledgling pro football beat reporter in my late 20s, no two players tested me more than Gale Gillingham and Dick Himes. Gillingham's shouts across the locker room, "You poison-pen blankety blank ," still fondly ring in my ears. I can still see Himes, with a surly look on his face, occasionally snarling and scoffing at my questions.