THE FIRST WORLD WAR as reported in the daily news

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Re: THE FIRST WORLD WAR THREAD.

Postby DuncaninFrance » Thu Jul 20, 2017 2:09 am

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Re: THE FIRST WORLD WAR THREAD.

Postby Niner Delta » Thu Jul 20, 2017 2:54 pm

HA!...you were trying to trick us and we caught you.... :mrgreen: :mrgreen: :mrgreen:
You will pay a heavy price for this attempted deception..... :cool:

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Re: THE FIRST WORLD WAR THREAD.

Postby Niner » Sat Jul 22, 2017 11:30 am

So now the President gets control over the production and distribution of provender and fuel and what any of it can cost and how much you can buy and what you can't use it for.....namely booze.

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Re: THE FIRST WORLD WAR THREAD.

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Re: THE FIRST WORLD WAR THREAD.

Postby Niner » Sun Jul 23, 2017 10:39 am

The Army is going to need a little money for uniforms, food, web gear, boots and such.

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Re: THE FIRST WORLD WAR THREAD.

Postby Niner » Mon Jul 24, 2017 12:23 pm

The new difference between Calvary and Infantry. The officers get to keep their boots and spurs.

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Re: THE FIRST WORLD WAR THREAD.

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Re: THE FIRST WORLD WAR THREAD.

Postby DuncaninFrance » Tue Jul 25, 2017 2:08 am

Why doesn't that surprise me :cool: :cool: :cool:
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"Many of those who enjoy freedom know little of its price."
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Re: THE FIRST WORLD WAR THREAD.

Postby Niner » Tue Jul 25, 2017 12:42 pm

How about this for punishment. A Brunswick Canada "kiltie" gets a punishment. Notice the MacLean is apparently spelled wrong as "McClean" in the newspaper.

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Re: THE FIRST WORLD WAR THREAD.

Postby Niner Delta » Tue Jul 25, 2017 6:27 pm

What was the "bombing squad"..??

I never understood bigamy, seems I could barely handle one wife, why would anyone want two......... :shock: :mrgreen:

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