March Meeting

 

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September 11, 2001


A day of unbelievable horror that still stays etched in our memories

 

 

Bert Upson

eye witness to the disaster
. . . was on the 78th floor in the South Tower of the World Trade Center when the first plane hit.

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Bert will share his gripping description and insights of that day 

 

March 17, 2015

 

 

11:30-1:30
buffet lunch followed by program
$26 members $28 guests

 

 

Desert Falls Country Club
Palm Desert

 

Please make your reservations by Friday, March 13th, to Donnaturrentine@reagan.com

 

Bert describes his miraculous escape, the horrible destruction and heroic evacuation of that day in his book On A Clear Day www.amazon.com/bert-Upson/e/B00AVRA7RI
A graduate of Yale, Bert began a career in the army. After his Army service, Upson became a top East Coast advertising executive in New York. He and his wife retired to Palm Desert in 1998 where he was living that fateful day.