“BEANO” THE SHIP’S MASCOT

HOW MANY OF YOU OLD SNIPES KNEW THAT THE HYMAN USED TO HAVE A MASCOT?  I SAY OLD BECAUSE, IF YOU REMEMBER “BEANO”, YOU ARE PROBABLY ABOUT 83 YEARS OLD.   THE PHOTO BELOW, TAKEN IN 1947 SHOWS BEANO, AND HIS 3 CARETAKERS, RAY RAICZYK, PAUL DEARTH, AND GEORGE GERELDS.

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About JUNIOR

I am a 77 year old retired Northrop-Grumman Corp. Facilities Engineer. I worked at Northrop's Pico Rivera and Palmdale facilities for a total of 13 years, and retired 1n 1995. I have been married to my high school sweetheart for over 54 fantastic years, and we have 3 excellent children (all boys) 7 wonderful grandchildren, and 1 great grandchild. My hobbies are playing the piano (actually, more like learning HOW to play the piano) and restoring a 1937 Plymouth, although sadly, I have made very little progress on it in recent years. I drove road race go-karts until the age of 71. I never grew up, I just got old.
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