Last week’s Remember When mystery photo showed the kitchen crew who prepared the food — and served wine in leather botas — at the February 1987 Basque Night dinner at the Tracy Elks Lodge. Left to right, Javier “Hobby” Ybanez, John Telleria, Mike Borras, Angelo Esenarro, Martin Esarte and John Iriart. The Basque Night dinner was an annual, popular event at the Elks Lodge for a number of years.
Identifying those in the photo were Mary Ann Iriart Fisher, Mike Conners, Kristine Telleria, Michelle Borras Walsh, Dorothy Ruiz, Lisa Fornasero and Frank Lima.
This week’s mystery photo, below, shows three Tracyites with smiles on their faces in April 1974. Who were they and why were they beaming?