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If you are not already a paid CFBRAA member I want to encourage you to become one.
Our association is doing good things and helping out many with special needs and scholarships.
We aren't doing as much as we would like to do and not as much as one would expect, especially if you or someone you are close to are in need of financial help.
We are limited by the funds we have available, so what we can do is modest compared to the needs.

Here is what we were able to accomplish this year with less than 300 paid members:
1. Helped 15 families in crisis situations, providing medical help, housing, utilities, clothing, etc. You provided nearly $11K in crisis support to families.
2. Helped 9 alumni families send their children to college, providing $6K in scholarship assistance.
3. Helped scores of new alumni with transportation, providing $4K for vehicle maintenance and fuel for the Alumni Support Center.
4. Provided $500 to the residents of the Alumni Support Center to help with Christmas presents for their families.
5. Provided $500 to the homes at BR as awards for the Christmas Contest winners.


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The Boys of Cal Farley's Boys Ranch In Poetry....PICS

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Re: The Boys of Cal Farley's Boys Ranch In Poetry....PICS

Postby 1streetrod4u » Wed Oct 08, 2008 10:42 pm

Isn't that last picture of Tom Novak??
He was an A**! I worked for him when I worked 13/13.
He always tried to intimidate me, but I just laughed for the most part. He finally got off my butt after a while, and let me start mowing with the John Deer Riding mowers. I used to do the Chapel!
Man, this forum sure brings back the old times huh!
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Re: The Boys of Cal Farley's Boys Ranch In Poetry....PICS

Postby willis bum » Tue Jul 07, 2009 7:47 am

The guy with the 2 dogs is Rick Osterhedlt from Willis, I think he left in "76". Dog on the left was Bojangle, the dog was known for chasing rocks.
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Re: The Boys of Cal Farley's Boys Ranch In Poetry....PICS

Postby snouzer » Wed Jul 08, 2009 2:32 pm

The picture of the guy and paint colt is Paul Pushnig in 1996 that is when the colt was born.
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Re: The Boys of Cal Farley's Boys Ranch In Poetry....PICS

Postby kjurden » Fri Jul 10, 2009 6:34 pm

Does anyone remember piling outside for this pick?


Yes...It's one taken in front of the chapel with Cal Farley. How can I get a copy of this photo? As I recall, there were several pictures taken from different angles and it was difficult getting everyone in the picture. The photographer was perched on a platform suspended from a crane.

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Re: The Boys of Cal Farley's Boys Ranch In Poetry....PICS

Postby Lan Bostwick 1958-61 » Sun Jul 12, 2009 2:40 am

Robert King, here is a reworked copy of a picture you uploaded. You can click on the small copy and get the full size one. Just a hint to try and clean them up before uploading if possible.
When you scan one out of a book they almost always need to be worked over. Just thought you might like the info.
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Re: The Boys of Cal Farley's Boys Ranch In Poetry....PICS

Postby phillipshall » Sat Aug 22, 2009 5:21 pm

Robert King wrote:Looks familiar...

It's Tom Novak......I just joined so this may be old news. DOT is the one who really is in to this she tells me all that she reads and calls me to see things she has found, In fact, SHE IS DOING THIS NOW. I've really enjoyed this, keep it up. HI TO ALL STEVE PHILLIPS, PHILLIPSHALL.
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Re: The Boys of Cal Farley's Boys Ranch In Poetry....PICS

Postby Jerry Nicholson » Sat Aug 22, 2009 9:45 pm

Welcome aboard, Steve. It is good to have you here.
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Re: The Boys of Cal Farley's Boys Ranch In Poetry....PICS

Postby rob waldrup » Sat May 08, 2010 8:00 pm

O.K. Robert King, pic#4 Ronnie Mooney w/ little kid @ Frying Pan/ Carter 60s
pic#5 Allen Grey I think, 60s Maynard
pic#10 Jackie Clay,l, Jerry Hobbs, Maynard&MF, old dairy barn before it was torn down,maybe ag initiation(dont know the one in the middle
pic#14 Tom Novak of course, Edwards, Grad 73, ranch staff, dont know the two babes either.

I'm Rob Waldrup, 69 grad Edwards. Hope it helped.
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Re: The Boys of Cal Farley's Boys Ranch In Poetry....PICS

Postby Danny Kent » Sat Dec 11, 2010 10:12 am

#8 Willis lake bridge to the island!! The kid fishing ???
#15 Eddie Wiggins
#24 Not Joe Malloy he was in FFA but I’ll give ya another guess!!!
Came to the Ranch from Calif. in 1970 lived in Edwards and Bridwell Graduated in 1979
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