March 19 – Happy Birthday Jane Karbocus

One of the busiest and most productive work places in Amsterdam in the 1960s, ’70s and ’80s had to be Ned Wilkinson’s downtown law office. It was common knowledge back then that if a deal needed to get made, having Wilkinson working on behalf of one side or the other was a good way to get it done. One of the reasons he was such an effective facilitator was his not-so-secret weapon, the late Jane Karbocus…

You can read the rest of my story about this Amsterdam native in my new book “A Year’s Worth of Amsterdam Birthdays.” To order your copy, click here.