Thank you for your patience while we retrieve your images.

Preparing for a houseful of kids and grandkids for the Fourth of July, David Wakefield mends broken folding chairs with an oxyacetylene welding torch Monday afternoon at his home on Mound Street in Randolph. Wakefield, a long-time mechanic, who owned the garage on Weston Street, said it had been years since the family had all been together. (Herald / Tim Calabro)