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post #1 of 45 (permalink) Old 01-04-2018, 10:53 AM Thread Starter
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Do you remember..

do you--

Add yours............

Leather boots soaked with mink oil.
Woolrich red or green
Introduction of scope caps.
Single shot shot guns.
#1 jump traps
Mec reloaders.
Fiber grass arrows.
Bear broad heads. With inserts
Strike any where matches in your survival kit.
Boy scout fork,spoon and knife kit.
Boy scout mess kit.
Ithica saddle gun 22
Magnesium fire starters
Zippo hand warmers with lighter fluid
Real Model 94 Winchesters in 32 special.
L.C. Smith
Intoduction of graphite fly rods
Curt Coudy Americain Sportsman shows.
Marty Stouffer's Wild America
Saturday free movies at the fire hall.
15 Cents for a can of Copenhagen.

I can go on and on add yours......
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Wild pheasants.

Stocked turkeys.

Rem Mod 14 pump guns & 8mm Mausers.

Savage 99's.

Bread bags between layers of socks.
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All of the above and:

26 cents a gallon gasoline
cedar shaft arrows
TV hunting and fishing show from PA, Call of the Outdoors hosted by Harry Alleman
Trapping fox for bounty in the summer
All night drive in movies
Halloween parades where the whole town came out
15 cent draft beer and 30 cent shots
Swimming in the local stone quarys where the water was crystal clear and cold enough to chill beer put in a fish bag and sunk. Not that we did that.
shooting milk can lids with carbide
the first day of small game season opening at 9am and all the local fire houses would blow their sirens at 9am
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The change from paper shot gun shells to plastic.
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Kids could fish in any pond, anywhere. And it was safe enough they could ride their bikes to get there.
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John, or other central Pa old timers,

Back in the 60's. Do you remember the guy that would give home movie hunting shows at various schools and venues around the central Pa area? I can't remember his name.
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15 cent draft beer and 30 cent shots
Swimming in the local stone quarys where the water was crystal clear and cold enough to chill beer put in a fish bag and sunk. Not that we did that.
shooting milk can lids with carbide
the first day of small game season opening at 9am and all the local fire houses would blow their sirens at 9am[/QUOTE]

We were there
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Red hats, then yellow hats for hunting
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post #9 of 45 (permalink) Old 01-04-2018, 11:27 AM Thread Starter
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John, or other central Pa old timers,

Back in the 60's. Do you remember the guy that would give home movie hunting shows at various schools and venues around the central Pa area? I can't remember his name.
I know what you're saying Can't remember the guys name.
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Paper shot gun shells, first PA muzzle loader season, 23 cents for a pack of camels.
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