Category Archives: Larry Kaplan

The Humor of Larry Kaplan: ART DUCKO…& You Can Have One, Too….

Story by Larry Kaplan Email Larry: lkaplan@kaplanyacht.com G’morning June…well, September… actually, When you make time to do so…go to: www.tapplastics.com, or please click here once there, click on PRODUCT APPLICATIONS at the top of the home page. The first photo … Continue reading

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….The Wanda, shortly after her birth….

Email Larry Kaplan (lkaplan@kaplanyacht.com from Further Conversations with Larry Kaplan This is Larry: This is June: Larry, an avid yachtsman, says: The following photo of Wanda was taken when she was new. June: An historic photograph. When was she built? … Continue reading

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Playing Catch-Up With LARRY KAPLAN…Lincoln H.S. Alum

Email Larry Kaplan: lkaplan@kaplanyacht.com You may recall my “Conversations with Larry Kaplan” We went to Lincoln High School in San Francisco together. He drove there; I walked. Here’s Larry: and here’s me: Coincidentally, we both attended San Jose State and … Continue reading

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Conversations: I Hear From LARRY KAPLAN (Lincoln H.S. Alum) Part IV: Conclusion (for now)

Larry, It seems that I am meant to be here, right where I have been for more than 30 years. At one point there were opportunities (in the entertainment industry) in NY & LA and my parents were even going … Continue reading

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Conversations: I Hear From LARRY KAPLAN (Lincoln H.S. Alum) Part III

Larry, I LIVED at 555-South 8th Street. Did we live in the same building? Two-story? Next door to the cop fraternity? My original roommates were Gay Viguie & Sue Samuels. When I arrived they were about to graduate and I … Continue reading

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Conversations: I Hear From LARRY KAPLAN (Lincoln H.S. Alum) Part II

Larry, I don’t recall your being a twin. You lived in the Sunset, didn’t you? Your life sounds wonderful–and I’m happy that you’re doing exactly what you set out to do. I went to San Jose State, too–but I think … Continue reading

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Conversations: I Hear From LARRY KAPLAN (Lincoln H.S. Alum) Part I

Some posts back, I shared this artwork with you: And one day I received a big surprise in the email box: June, I just happened upon the “What happened to Kaplan Surfboards” gizmo, and it blew my mind. Where, oh … Continue reading

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What Happened To Kaplan Surfboards?

Surfer Larry Kaplan doodled his dream surfboard logo [Kaplan Surfboards] in an old notebook.

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