CLASS CRUISE 2004 - North to
102 Classmates, Wives, Widows,
Family, and Friends Celebrated Successful Class Cruise Mini-Reunion July 25 -
August 1, 2004
The Celebrity Cruise Line Ship
Infinity, departed Vancouver BC on Sunday, July 25, 2004 with 102
Classmates, wives, widows, family, and friends to launch a most successful and
enjoyable Class mini-reunion cruise to Alaska.
For a listing of who sailed with this group
and where they went click here.
The following sections contain many
pictures taken on the cruise by Tom Baird, Dick Buckner, Jan Grannemann, Jim
Warren Miller, Paul Vallely, and Sam Weiss. They have
been grouped by major activities and Ports of Call. In order to allow
people to view these pictures at their own tempo, and to be able to print copies of
individual pictures, they are provided as a Microsoft PowerPoint presentation.
This method of presentation can take a
few minutes or more for each one to download the first time to your PC, so please have patience. It
will be worth the wait, especially if you want to make a print of any of these
If you do not have a version of
PowerPoint on your computer, you can download the PowerPoint Viewer from this
Microsoft web site
Hints for using the
1. Left click on
the screen to go to the next picture;
2. Right click on screen to get menu
with Options to COPY, PRINT or END SHOW;
3. Left click on EDIT SLIDES (in menu from 2. above)
will give you a thumbnail view of all pictures in the presentation that you can
click on to get a particular picture that you want to then copy or print.
Vancouver BC and Cruise Departure (Sunday July 25)
for 20 pictures of the cruise ship departure from Vancouver B.C. and the first getting together activities.
First Night Dinner
for 22 pictures of the casual first night dinner and the only night on the cruise when there was assigned seating.
Sunrise First Morning (Monday July 26)
for 12 pictures of the sunrise of our first morning which was an omen of the wonders ahead.
Cruise Class Meeting
for 19 pictures of Monday Morning Class Meeting.
for 15 pictures of cruising through the Inside Passage.
Monday Night Formal Dinner
for 23 pictures of the first Formal Dinner and the first "round robin" seating where everyone could sit at the table
of their choice.
Ketchikan Alaska (Tuesday July 27)
for 25 pictures of Ketchikan, the first port-of-call on the cruise.
Canal Street in Ketchikan
for 11 pictures of the infamous Canal Street in Ketchikan.
Ashore in Ketchikan
for 17 pictures of some of the activities ashore in Ketchikan.
Tuesday Night Dinner
for 30 pictures of the Tuesday night informal dinner.
Vallely Briefing (Wednesday July 28)
for 8 pictures of the Wednesday morning briefing conducted by Paul Vallely in
response to popular demand.
for 37 pictures of the Hubbard Glacier located in Yakutat Bay, which at N60o was
a far North as we went on the cruise.
Computer Enhanced Hubbard Glacier
for 17 computer enhanced pictures of Hubbard Glacier.
Juneau Alaska (Thursday July 29)
for 20 pictures of Juneau.
Ashore in Juneau
for 27 pictures of some of the activities ashore around Juneau.
for 23 pictures of the Mendenhall Glacier outside of Juneau. The last 7
pictures are aerial views that should be seem in order to get a better awareness
of the massive dimensions of this natural treasure.
Sitka Alaska (Friday July 30)
for 34 pictures of Sitka.
Ashore in Sitka
for 56 pictures of some of the sights ashore at Sitka. The use of the
Infinity's lifeboats to go ashore was in itself an experience.
Friday Formal Dinner
for 17 pictures of the Friday night formal dinner.
Friday Night Grand Buffet
for 49 pictures of the Chef's efforts to produce goodies that almost look too
good to eat. But eat them people did.
Cocktail Party (Saturday July 31)
for 44 pictures of the hosted Class Private Cocktail Party held on the last
night of the cruise.
Cocktail Party Additional Pictures
for 40 additional pictures of the hosted Class Private Cocktail Party held on the last
night of the cruise.
SS United States Dinner
for 20 pictures taken at the SS United States specialty dinner on the last night
of the cruise.
Return to Vancouver BC (Sunday August
for 13 pictures of the return to Vancouver BC and to departure from the cruise.
Evening Activities / Michael's Club
for 11 pictures of evening activities which for many was spent in the Michael's
Please send any cruise pictures you have, that you would
like to add to the ones here, to Sam