When John Gayton moved to the frontier town of Seattle in the late 1880s, he was unaware that he would make history.
At the age of 18 years old, he was a well educated, intelligent and proud black man. And he was eager to make a name for himself.
With his witty demeanor and perpetual smile, Norwood King has found the secret to long days and everlasting memories.
Laugh, play a good hand and stay satisfied.