Editor’s Note: First in an occasional series about the author’s 45th anniversary of San Francisco in 1967.
Mostly excerpts of columnists published in The Madera Tribune.
San Francisco Giants pitcher Matt Cain just became the highest-paid righthander in baseball history.
I am one of those people who never thinks he looks good in a photo.
I t was about 5 o’clock in the afternoon and folks were just beginning to come to town for their Saturday evening social gatherings on main street.
They called him “Tail Gunner Joe,” in derision, claiming that he was never in combat during World War II.