Speaking of which, the following was found by searching "Fort York"
on the Globe&Mail website:
Fort York gives the term "weekend warrior" new meaning when it hosts
its annual battle school. People with a penchant for jabbing and
firing muskets can hone their skills to prepare for the military re-
enactment season. The public are encouraged to look on as the players
practise drills and learn how to safely fire muskets and pretend to
Cost: $6 for adults, $3 for children."
Lt.Coy., 1st Foot
(trying to figure out if having a penchant for jabbing is a bad thing)
--- In WarOf1812@yahoogroups.com
, "Chris McKay" <PrivateCannon@...>
> Thanks, Peter.
> Sorry for the confusion. It was the reporter at Fort York that I
> asking about. I'm curious about what her impression of our talk