howdy. i hope you are kin to me as i am a son of john gabel. he married to doris and we lived in caruthers when i was born in 44. are you melvin and cornilias kin who lived on grampa gabels place? can't remember all the kids names, but i remember dolly who i use to play with. i now live in sparta,mo. my brother richard told me about some gabels in alaska.