Saturday, May 14, 2011

Mustachio May

Frank Hatch--"handsomest 'stache in Scipio"
To his wife's chagrin, my brother-in-law grows a mustache every May and competes (as The Despot) in a contest found here.  In honor of that competition, I present our own best ancestral mustache photos:

William Hunter

Frank Hatch, electrical engineer

Lorenzo Lafayette Hatch

William Ira Hatch

James Hooper in fur cap middle left


James Hooper older 
Victor Hegsted

Joseph Cramer--who was remembered to have "strained" his coffee through his mustache
Which one is your favorite?

5 comments:

  1. I don't know, William Hunter and William Ira Hatch are kind of tied for me. Jed fits in well doesn't he? Handsome even with that crazy moustache!

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  2. anita, this is the nicest thing anyone has ever done for me. or at least for my moustache.
    Jed

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  3. absolutely none of the moustache genes made their way to me
    Joe Cramer

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  4. Very cute, Anita. I'm rooting for William Hatch, mostly because he has such a smooth look to match his stach.
    Carin Wells Lea

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  5. Love the Moustaches! My husband shaved his off last year - he had it for about 33 yrs - I had never seen him without it. It was quite a shock, but he has not grown it back.
    Micky Odenwalder

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