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Old June 18, 2013, 10:07 AM   #1
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Friendship 2013

Just got back from a week at the NMLRA National Muzzleloading Shoot at
Friendship Indiana. This was their 80th year shoot. Wife won the Women's
Pistol Championship for the 9th time. Also won the 25 shot 50 yd match.
I got lucky and took the "As Issue" Revolver Championship. I'm getting too
Old for this, I got very tired. I'm 70 and just don't walk too good. Wife's had
To post all my targets. But we had fun. I used my old Euroarms Remington .
Daughter is getting into her music more and just fiddled around. Had Fun!! is offline  
Old June 18, 2013, 10:10 AM   #2
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Old June 18, 2013, 10:23 AM   #3
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Nice work !!!

Once again, thanks for sharing and it's always god to see these. Sure brings back memories !! ....

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Old June 18, 2013, 11:19 AM   #4
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Great photos and congrats on the fine shooting to you all. You have shorts on so the weather must have been pleasant. As Pahoo said, it sure brings back memories. I don't believe I've been to Friendship for about ten years now . . . I miss all of it . . . the sheep sheds, the shooting, the music at night (I also play fiddle) and the smell of burnt powder and campfires at night. Just a great relaxing experience for sure. Glad you all had a great time and thanks for sharing!
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Old June 18, 2013, 11:43 AM   #5
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Great looking family and firearms! Looks like a great family outing!

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Old June 18, 2013, 01:25 PM   #6
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I alway admire the posts you do of the family involvement.

Your performance in these meets is impressive as is that of your family.

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Old June 18, 2013, 06:26 PM   #7
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Wow, that sure looks like a lot of fun. Congrats to you and family for your shooting, as well!!
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Old June 18, 2013, 08:06 PM   #8
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Congratulations to a talented family!
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Old June 18, 2013, 09:19 PM   #9
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Old June 19, 2013, 08:25 AM   #10
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Congrats to you and the wife. That medal ration between you two is about what my wife and I had at one time.
Good pics. I recognized Smitty right away. Didn't know he did music. He sure is amazing with the engraving.
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Old June 19, 2013, 04:07 PM   #11
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Thanks for the thread.
And congratulations to you both.
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