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From: "Dianna Wisdom" <>
Subject: Re: [GN] Snipe Hunts
Date: Fri, 18 May 2007 09:27:11 -0500
On 5/18/07, Richard A. Pence <> wrote:
> The "snipe hunt" has many variations / relatives. I recall one youngster who
> was sent from the lumberyard to the hardware store to the Ford garage in
> search of a board stretcher after a carpenter had mistakenly sawed a mite too short.
That is hilarious, Richard. I heard the guys talk about snipe
hunting, but because they were also goose and duck hunters, I thought
they were talking about a specific bird. I was pretty naive as a
As to the drive in the country, I grew up in Texas City and we were
encouraged to take a drive out on the dike to watch the "submarine
races." However naive, I didn't fall for that one.
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