.... this strip was published on this day of September 10th in 1982. But Charlie Brown is wrong, Summer is never over on September 10th! The official ending of the season for summer in my hemisphere takes place around September 22nd — twelve days after the tenth, CB!
In any event, as of this posting I was only to get to the beach on two occasions (once in May and once in August to Long Beach and once in to the beach in The Rockaways).
I had hoped to see a few American Oystercatchers at Long Beach (the bird variety pictured below in an image taken during bygone years during my times ) ...
|AMERICAN OYSTERCATCHERS ARE FEATURED IN VOL 2
|A COUPLE OF PAGES FROM VOLUME 2
But alas, I did not see any members of this bird variety. I did see other shorebirds, members of the seagull family, who included Ring-billed seagulls, Laughing Gulls and young seagulls, all pictured below, respectively.
In any event, I always appreciate the chance to see any bird as evidenced in volumes one and two of my book series ...
|VOLUMES ONE AND TWO
as well as in volume three which is due to be released this fall...
|STAY UPDATED ON MY BOOK SERIES
|MY BOOK SERIES
Please click here to go to my blog post that provides details as to where you can get these books. Additionally, I have rendered some images from these books into other formats and they are available via Fine Art America (FAA). Some of my other photographs (Black & White Collection, Kaleidoscopic Images and the famous Mandarin duck who visited NYC) can also be found on my FAA pages.