Charles Gillespie

Charles Gillespie

All Charles Gillespie Stories

Aug 17, 1970

The Year My Cousin Played the Rightfielder

Not right field, mind you—we weren't even in the ball park but just outside of it—and the game was not so much baseball as a weird kind of midsummer night torture test

Nov 06, 1972

The High (and Long) Flying Brothers Key

Round and round they flew, and when Al and Fred finally came to earth they had broken all existing endurance records and caused more cricks than a spring thundershower

Sep 13, 1971

The First of the Fastest

Al Tharnish didn't care whether he was running for Ringling Bros. or Yale as long as the price was right