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Old May 9, 2011, 08:51 AM   #1
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Finally got out turkey hunting

I found this one strutin and spittin and wanting to have his way with me Sat morning . 21 lbs 12 oz, 9 1/2" bead, 1 1/4 spurs
(Sorry about the crappy cell phone pic)

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Old May 9, 2011, 06:55 PM   #2
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Congrats on a very nice bird......
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Old May 9, 2011, 07:47 PM   #3
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yes congrats indeed , as a matter of fact I started turkey hunting with my best friend this spring and finaly got my first bird this past Saturday, what a rush, now Im hooked just hearing him gobble and come struting in was somethig wonderful . I cant wait for next spring so I can do it again.! My bird was 19 pounds and had a 91/2 inch beard . What a magnificent creature.!...............LOUD
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Old May 10, 2011, 07:29 AM   #4
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Thank you and congrats back at you on your first bird. Here in NY we can take two in the spring not sure if i'll have time to get out for another one
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Old May 10, 2011, 10:25 AM   #5
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"Oh! He looks so peaceful, almost like he's sleeping!"

That's what they say about dead people, but it just doesn't sound the same when you say it about your next dinner. Good work!
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Old May 13, 2011, 02:21 AM   #6
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nice

A bird (eastern) over 20 lbs and with spurs exceeding an inch is a dandy.

congratulations
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