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    Ross, So very, very sorry to hear this. As...

    Ross,

    So very, very sorry to hear this.

    As Bill said, may God bless and be with you.

    Mark
  2. Thank you, Karl for breaking from the norm and...

    Thank you, Karl for breaking from the norm and creating a wonderful reproduction of a saddle that was used (especially in the western theater). Since I have been called a "saddle-prostitute" (and...
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    Ken, I have about decided that you must be...

    Ken,

    I have about decided that you must be outfitting a new regiment down there in Alabama. Are you about to take the reenacting world by storm or is this just a by-product of Bama losing to...
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    Scott is spot on correct. The media doesn't...

    Scott is spot on correct.

    The media doesn't care one whit about the minutiae or details of his background or alliances and quite frankly neither does the pablum comsuming public.

    Just the...
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    While I don't have a dog in this hunt, I will say...

    While I don't have a dog in this hunt, I will say that if you want the tin for usage with your impression, then the likelihood is that it would have had a label as it would have been relatively new...
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    Yes, Craig, a steady diet of acorns, elm bark and...

    Yes, Craig, a steady diet of acorns, elm bark and sumac berries......that's our usual fare. Heck, that chow was great. I didn't even have to hit the Pepto Bismol once when I got home. Wouldn't be...
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    Craig, It was great to have you come out and...

    Craig,

    It was great to have you come out and hang out with us at Stones River Park today. Thanks for the kind words and all of the lively talk and war stories around the campfire, but most of...
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    "Has anyone confirmed the end of Reconstruction?"...

    "Has anyone confirmed the end of Reconstruction?"


    Nah, it is still alive and well, just under some different political names.......

    Mark
  9. Ha, Craig, I am hoping you are correct. The last...

    Ha, Craig, I am hoping you are correct. The last time the "govt" shut down I think it lasted about 3 weeks so hopefully, we will be good to go. As to Chicky and the horsetrailers, we called in the...
  10. Yes, it is concerning on many fronts. Our...

    Yes, it is concerning on many fronts.

    Our cavalry unit is to do a living history and Cav demonstration at Stones River, in Murfreesboro, on the first weekend in November. I spoke a few days ago...
  11. Thread: AC Forum

    by Choatecav
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    The A/C site is back up and going. Mark

    The A/C site is back up and going.

    Mark
  12. Just "rang the bell", Bob. Thanks for the...

    Just "rang the bell", Bob.

    Thanks for the reminder.

    Mark
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    Thanks for your interest in the A/C site. We...

    Thanks for your interest in the A/C site.

    We are experiencing some difficulties due to some external problems and would suggest that you hold off from trying it for the time being. We have taken...
  14. If you do a western theater CS cavalry...

    If you do a western theater CS cavalry impression, then you need a pair of these spurs in your collection.

    Don't leave home without them!

    Mark
  15. Gentlemen, A few of us drove down to the site...

    Gentlemen,

    A few of us drove down to the site of the 150th Chickamauga event in order to select a good site for our cavalry camp. I am very impressed with the land even though there is still much...
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    In addition to the price, can you tell us if it...

    In addition to the price, can you tell us if it comes with stirrups and stirrup leathers? None in the photos.

    thx,
    Mark
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    Well, I think congratulations are in order. We...

    Well, I think congratulations are in order. We have just participated in a thread which lasted longer than did the entire wartime presence of the subject matter....................:cool:

    Now,...
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    Jordan, Never once thought you were offensive...

    Jordan,

    Never once thought you were offensive or anything other than sincere with you questions. I just replied to your pm, too. I am just trying to help and not trying to be a "know-it-all". ...
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    Jordan, I really don't know what to tell you. ...

    Jordan,

    I really don't know what to tell you.

    I cannot tell you to use infantry commands because I have no iron clad substantiation for that, nor can I tell you to make something up. We know...
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    Jordan, This has been debated in the realm of...

    Jordan,

    This has been debated in the realm of Cavalry reenacting for years and years.

    The real answer is that you are not going to find any of the manuals that really deal with full command...
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    Not at all....All that means is that you have...

    Not at all....All that means is that you have reduced the opening back to a 1" by means of the spigot.

    Same thing with the Henry. If you cease to fire it quickly, it has no benefit of "rate of...
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    You make an excellent point here, Mr. Schaffner. ...

    You make an excellent point here, Mr. Schaffner. If you have two 1 gallon jugs and the mouth of one is 1" in diameter and the other is 3" in diameter, the water will pour faster from the second jug....
  23. Thread: Been Fun!

    by Choatecav
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    Very sorry to hear of this, Barry. I know what...

    Very sorry to hear of this, Barry.

    I know what all you have gone through and how hard you worked on your impression and how much you enjoyed the hobby.

    take care,
    Mark
  24. Below are the authenticity guidelines for the...

    Below are the authenticity guidelines for the cavalry adjunct discussed above:

    THE TYPICAL CONFEDERATE TROOPER
    BATTLE of CHICKAMAUGA
    (Western Theater-A.O.T.) 1863
    By Ken R Knopp

    NOTE: The...
  25. Announcing - Change in Cav Adjunct for Chickamauga!!

    Hello to all cavalrymen…..

    Back in April I posted an announcement that we were forming an authentic cavalry adjunct at the upcoming 150th Battle of Chickamauga to be held in September. In the...
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