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    Duffer, I can remember supplying my mother...

    Duffer,

    I can remember supplying my mother with a card with the unit name, commander, my current tag number, make and model, and the site name. In all the years, a ranger came to find me once. ...
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    And it's not just that anomaly. There's a...

    And it's not just that anomaly.

    There's a great professional photo of the Bentonville trenches taken last weekend. Long lines of men digging in deep with everything from shovels to tin cups to...
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    Believe me, a lot of us hate them. It was all...

    Believe me, a lot of us hate them.

    It was all I could do not to snatch one out of a lady's hand last weekend, as she was ruining a good scenario. She'd never seen anyone play that intensely. ...
  4. Thread: 150th Blakely

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    Yes. Good for you Patrick. Numbers do not...

    Yes. Good for you Patrick.

    Numbers do not equal quality.

    I helped a friend out last weekend-because this is a hobby of history AND of relationships.

    I'd almost forgotten what 'no...
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    In an attempt to say something as kindly as...

    In an attempt to say something as kindly as possible:


    There's really no such thing as a 'good ice angel'. Its simply not an impression that is correct to the period.

    As a general rule,...
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    Eli, I'll let closer observers speak more...

    Eli,

    I'll let closer observers speak more throughly, as I had my hands full and never left the immediate grounds of the Harper House.

    The 10th Iowa were at near to historic strength as they...
  7. Mike--go through registration. When you are done,...

    Mike--go through registration. When you are done, walk behind the tent and directly into civilian camp.

    Im right there.

    Don't forget your sleeping cap. It's right brisk out here tonight.
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    That's a reasonable choice considering the...

    That's a reasonable choice considering the medical issues involved. Gaiters are a good choice for this challenge and anyone who has not dealt with diabetic footwear will just have to get a life. ...
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    Bill, I'm going to claim the CRRC Compendium...

    Bill,

    I'm going to claim the CRRC Compendium Number 1 on behalf of my friend Andrew Grim, as he's been looking for a #2 for awhile, and this is close enough at the price. I can't raise him right...
  10. Thread: 150th Blakely

    by Spinster
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    David, Based on the custom knitting work I'm...

    David,

    Based on the custom knitting work I'm shipping out with a Blakely deadline , there are guys coming from all over
  11. Somewhere, and I've not a clue if it's hosted on...

    Somewhere, and I've not a clue if it's hosted on line, is John Wedeward's article showing a variety of original Federal coats and the great range in the color blue..... There's a good place to start....
  12. You'll find this a bit difficult--as a Junior...

    You'll find this a bit difficult--as a Junior Member there is a lot the forum software won't allow you to do. (lurking has it's drawbacks, and one of them is, we can't see your pictures). I can't...
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    Duffer, I hope Silas will put in his drill...

    Duffer,

    I hope Silas will put in his drill manual links the directions on how to ship a weapon and rounds to an event prior to flying there oneself.

    It's kinda like Jack Cox's receipt for...
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    Oh, and Yall take any modern movie discussions...

    Oh, and Yall take any modern movie discussions down to the Films sub forum.

    I just really don't want to take the time to go into town, buy me a McDonalds, sign on to their wireless, fire up a...
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    I keep hoping someone will say something...

    I keep hoping someone will say something insightful and constructive Silas. That happens on occassion.

    Fellers have been cooped up too long. It's too bad soldiers don't do educational...
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    Rob Its mighty funny how many Nightvale fans...

    Rob

    Its mighty funny how many Nightvale fans lurk in our ranks. I have my tickets
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    And therein lies the challenge. In any given...

    And therein lies the challenge.

    In any given event there are specific rules and expectations.

    Who gets the job of enforcement?

    Is it only the job of the organizer? Do we really expect...
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    And Thank You John Duffer. I've often taken...

    And Thank You John Duffer.

    I've often taken a bit of pleasure in your avatar of a man out standing in his field.

    Its always seemed apt. Especially since its a picture of you.
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    Thank you Harry.

    Thank you Harry.
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    Thank ye. I am a good hand at cooking greens, but...

    Thank ye. I am a good hand at cooking greens, but I don't do it much as it uses all the firewood. Since we were to be hungry the rest of the time, it didn't much matter.

    That was the best...
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    Silas, I still giggle about that poor feller Yall...

    Silas, I still giggle about that poor feller Yall accidentally dumped into my yard overnight (along with a hundred of his friends ) at Co-rinth. Whispering into his glowing kepi, telling his wife...
  22. First, read this excellent research article ...

    First, read this excellent research article

    http://www.historiceyewearcompany.com/page/18/what-they-wore


    You may choose to buy a reproduction frame. If so, these folks will sell you a...
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    You can if the event rules prohibited such. ...

    You can if the event rules prohibited such.

    This one did. "Leave or give me the phone" is a viable enforcement.

    Not all events are the same.

    Some look to set a period atmosphere. ...
  24. Fellers, Michael Boyd is doing a CW film...

    Fellers,

    Michael Boyd is doing a CW film series right now, one that is populated by women with some distracting attributes. He may not be monitoring an ad that is a year old.

    Try that...
  25. Its a shame Quickstep. 'Now He Belongs To the...

    Its a shame Quickstep. 'Now He Belongs To the Ages'--and the hope in this undertaking was that people in many parts of the country could easily access this commemoration.



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