I joined ITDF for $1
The Reporter's Notebook
Last updated 6/17/2020 at 8:02am
Somewhere between Honolulu and Tokyo flying at 35,000 feet I became only the third member of the International Tap Dancers Federation.
I was enroute to Vietnam and had the lucky or unlucky seat next to a guy by the name of Tom Chapman.
After a brief exchange I told him I was on my way to Vietnam, and that followed with his telling me how wrong the war was. This was Feb. 7, 1969.
Then he told me...