Huff 'n Puff
24th Annual - Topeka, KS
Launching - Saturday 7:00 - 7:30 A.M., Sept 11, 1999



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Beginning of the second day of the Huff 'n Puff at Lake Shawnee, Topeka, KS starts up before the sun
rises in preparation to go across the city.


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Large motorized fans initially begin inflating the hot air balloons to get them upright and
ready for launching.


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Some of the balloons launched and heading Northwest over Lake Shawnee towards
the city.


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All photos 1999 by D. G. Palmer