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    Back when shootings in Elizabeth, NJ were legal

    So check out my Great Grandfather and his buddies:


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    The Star Gun Club was in Elizabeth.
    I think that the photos are from about 1910.
    I now have the shotgun he's holding.

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    Re: Back when shootings in Elizabeth, NJ were legal

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    The Star Gun Club was in Elizabeth.
    I think that the photos are from about 1910.
    I now have the shotgun he's holding.

    Where can I get me one of them there hats?????

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    Re: Back when shootings in Elizabeth, NJ were legal

    Quote Originally Posted by lightenup View Post
    Where can I get me one of them there hats?????
    A hat store.

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    Re: Back when shootings in Elizabeth, NJ were legal

    Quote Originally Posted by lightenup View Post
    Where can I get me one of them there hats?????
    Then what are you going to do with the paper crown you have to wear at work. Or do you put that on only when the kids come in to have parties?

    To look good is to fish good

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    Re: Back when shootings in Elizabeth, NJ were legal

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    The Star Gun Club was in Elizabeth.
    I think that the photos are from about 1910.
    I now have the shotgun he's holding.
    Is that an Alpaca vest he is wearing?

    "Angling is extremely time consuming. That's sort of the whole point." - Thomas McGuane

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    Re: Back when shootings in Elizabeth, NJ were legal

    Quote Originally Posted by MACFLY View Post
    Is that an Alpaca vest he is wearing?
    Probably not...

    BUT, quite dapper ANYWAY, if I do say so myself.

    Seems he knew the photographer was coming... some of the guys seem NOT to have gotten the memo.

    You all want to take a stab at what he did for a living?
    (That's a $1700 (equivalent) he's holding.)

    John
    Some circumstantial evidence is very strong, as when you find a trout in the milk.--Henry David Thoreau

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    Re: Back when shootings in Elizabeth, NJ were legal

    Was he guide on the upper Delaware

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