Vagabond Ranch – Conclusion

Hi and Lois Sunday page, August 12, 2007.

Hi and Lois Sunday page, August 12, 2007.

The conclusion of the 2007 summer vacation sequence, above, shows the Flagstons leaving Vagabond Ranch and recaps many of their memorable adventures from the previous week.

I attended the real Vagabond Ranch for two summers in 1965 and 1966. I recently discovered some photos at the current owners’ Facebook page.
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Vagabond Ranch – The Daily Strips

Hi and Lois daily strip, August 6, 2007.

Hi and Lois daily strip, August 6, 2007.

The Flagstons took a summer vacation to a western dude ranch in 2007. The sequence consisted of two Sunday pages and seven dailies. We featured the first daily and Sunday page in the previous post.  Above and below are the next six daily strips from the series.
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Vagabond Ranch

2007.8.4

On August 4, 2007, the Flagstons headed west to Vagabond Ranch for a weeklong summer vacation.

When I was twelve and thirteen years old, I spent two summers at the real Vagabond Ranch in Granby, Colorado. In 1949, Charlie and Veronica Pavek, two grade school teachers from Rumsey Hall in Washington, Connecticut, purchased 108 acres in Grand County, Colorado, and started a summer camp.
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