80 cyclists packed the Fletcher Room to hear about this Pittsburgh man’s attempt to pedal his “safety bicycle” 20,000 miles across some of the most remote areas of the world over a century ago. Despite his mother’s pleadings, Mr. Lenz embarked on this ambitious adventure…never to return. Lenz, a writer and photographer, captured a unique view of the world in the late 19th century before vanishing in Turkey.
After the presentation, many folks joined author David Herlihy at Stone Soup for a post event party (Chapin Spencer left, David Herlihey center, Glenn Eames right). A birthday cake was brought out to celebrate the birthday of Old Spokes Home‘s founder Glenn Eames. Happy Birthday Glenn!
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