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serial numbers of the original photo files. Full names of persons in
close view photographs: Viktor Robič - Brko and Matej Mihajlovski.
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25140. The celebration took place in the hall of the PGD Bizovik fire brigade, above the garage with two firefighting vehicles.
25136. The grooto members and a few guests, the first person at the right-side table is Matija Potočnik, president of Planinsko društvo Železničar / Railway Alpine Club, grottos cover organization in the early times, were greeted by tables with natural apple juice, salty pastry and delicious jam or chocolate filled pastry pockets.
25137. Brko, longtime member and Matej, grotto's vice president
25139. Two photo presentations, about the submerged underground of the Yucatan peninsula (Matej Simonič) and about the photographic expedition in the French water cave system Gouffre de Padirac (Peter Gedei) plus an 8-minute film on Slovenian cave water animals which included many nice olm views (Ciril Mlinar - Cic) were followed by a short cultural intermezzo. Brko recited his poem, written for the occasion. Brko is otherwise a most effective word to name a man with a mustache in the greater part of the Balkan peninsula.
25141. A toast followed, glasses were filled with champagne, aged in the cave Ferranova buža. On the table in front there are 3 bottles, the first is without neck. Sabrage was excellently performed by Brko, with a home made king-sized bowie knife; it is laid on the table in front of him. In the picture - celebrators, gathered for a group photo to be made by Peter Gedei.
Wooden Ladder for the Galacijevka Cave, Part I, March 19 Wooden Ladder for the Galacijevka Cave, Part II, April 8
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