Dick Page was a fellow fraternity member – and a freshman. His high school girlfriend was going to Albany State Teacher’s College (now State University of New York – Albany. Dick needed a ride to get her for a Saturday night at the freternity house. I had a car. To bribe me, he said he woud fix me up with a date – an old girlfriend of his named Penny Pendleton. Short story – we hit it off and became steady dates.
After graduatiion, I went up to Chenango Bridge (outside Binghamton, NY) regularly, and continued when school, resumed going to ASTC on weekends. Somewhere around January, I took a ring along and we got engaged