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SLOW DANCING IN SAIGON: WHO IS PICTURED?

Submitted by Richard and John Turner (ACS)

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Hello Fellow ACS Classmates,

We recently put together a book of photographs of Saigon parties held during the late 50s and early 60s entitled Slow Dancing in Saigon. (The accompanying PDF includes the cover and the first 19 pages.) While sharing […]

INVITATION FROM SAIGON KIDS™ RICHARD AND JOHN TURNER TO CONTRIBUTE TO SAIGON PHOTO PROJECT

Submitted by Richard and John Turner (ACS)

Hello Saigon Kids™

My brother Richard and I are assembling a book of photographs taken by the Vietnamese photographers who worked for Star Photo, Provence Photo and the other photo kiosks located on Nguyen Hue (Charner Boulevard) sometimes known as Flower Street. We are interested in images of […]

Obituary: Sylvia Turner

Submitted by John Turner (ACS)

Yesterday, May 25, 2016, Richard Turner’s wife Sylvia passed away after a 10 year battle with cancer.

She was deeply loved and will be missed.

Saigon Kid John Turner Making Documentary Film

submitted by Richard (Rique) Turner (ACS)

My brother John Turner has a Kickstarter campaign to raise funds for a documentary that he is doing on Korla Pandit, an African American man who reinvented himself as an Indian musician in the 1950s.

You might want to check it out by CLICKING HERE.

Saigon Kid John Turner Wants To Know …

Does anyone remember if the folksinger Burl Ives ever sang a couple of songs at an ACS school assembly, sometime between 1960-61?