May 15 — Thursday

DAY 135


ASPENCASH MOTORCYCLE RALLY. May 15–18. Ruidoso, NM. $10,000 cash poker run, trade show, poker run pin. Est attendance: 12,000. For info: Golden Aspen Rally Assn, PO Box 1467, Ruidoso, NM 88355. Phone: (575) 973-4977. E-mail: Web:

AVEDON, RICHARD: BIRTH ANNIVERSARY. May 15, 1923. Influential photographer born at New York, NY. Avedon began his career with the merchant marines, taking personnel identification photos and images of shipwrecks. Later, he worked for Harper’s Bazaar and Vogue, where his artistic style of shooting fashion models against famous backgrounds revolutionized that industry’s approach to fashion layouts. He was known for taking memorable, ...

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