Here’s Dr. Ashford standing in front of the front porch that the Gipper built himself. He even laid the stone floor.
Take a look at the poster behind the Gipper’s saddles. Dame Thatcher had the same poster framed in her house:
The Gipper built this dock himself; he considered it one of his greatest accomplishments, ranking up there with restoring confidence in our country, winning the Cold War and breathing new life into the economy:
The Gipper always said, “There is nothing better for the inside of a man than the outside of a horse.” That good man built the fence you see in the fore- and background.
Images of a happier time: