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  • NJ Rebel
    Nov 7, 2002
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      Scott,

      Will the game scenarios eventually be computerized???

      Very respectfully,
      Your humble servant,
      Gerry Mayers
      Pvt., CS Signals,
      Longstreet's Corps

      A Proud American by Birth, Southern by Choice!

      "I know of no fitter resting-place for a soldier than the field
      on which he has nobly laid down his life." --General Robert
      Edward Lee

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      February 21, 2003--
      said by Stephen Lang, September 14, 2002
      ----- Original Message -----
      From: "J Amico" <darkpharoh@...>
      To: <TalkAntietam@yahoogroups.com>
      Sent: Thursday, November 07, 2002 10:02 AM
      Subject: Re: [TalkAntietam] South Mountain wargame


      > ..Scott,
      > Im interested...but unfortunately I won't be in the
      > area this weekend. Any suggestions, I live near
      > Mechanicsburg.:)
      > Thanks
      > -jason
      > --- Scott Mingus <scottmingus@...> wrote:
      > > If anyone is interested, this weekend I will be
      > > presenting two public
      > > miniature wargames based upon the fighting at South
      > > Mountain. These
      > > games are FREE to the viewing public, and will be a
      > > part of the very
      > > large Fall-In 2002 convention of wargamers at the
      > > Lancaster Host
      > > Resort on route 30 in Lancaster PA.
      > >
      > > Game #1 will be Friday night at 6PM. It will
      > > recreate Cox's attack on
      > > Fox's Gap led by Rutherford B. Hayes and the 23rd
      > > OVI and others.
      > > This is a game orginally presented at the Hayes
      > > museum in Fremont OH
      > > in early October. The game will be in 15mm scale
      > > using Johnny RebIII
      > > as the rules set.
      > >
      > > Game #2 will be Saturday afternoon at 2PM. This will
      > > be a follow-up
      > > game with the afternoon and evening action at Fox's
      > > Gap as Reno led
      > > forward the rest of IX Corps while parts of 5 Rebel
      > > brigades tried to
      > > hold the gap.
      > >
      > > Both games are excerpted from the manuscript for my
      > > upcoming
      > > wargaming book, "Undying Courage: The Maryland
      > > Campaign in
      > > Miniature." This work is the third in a series of
      > > full-color
      > > wargaming booklets. Volume 1 of the series,
      > > "Enduring Valor:
      > > Gettysburg in Miniature" is now in print and for
      > > sale at Gettysburg
      > > shops including Greystone's and others. Volume 2 is
      > > due out in
      > > January.
      > >
      > > If anyone is interested in learning a little more
      > > about miniature
      > > wargaming, feel free to stop by the Lancaster Host
      > > and watch the
      > > South Mountain games, and introduce yourself as a
      > > member of the
      > > TalkAntietam board.
      > >
      > > And to those of you from this group who has so very
      > > graciously
      > > offered advice, constructive criticism of the draft
      > > scenarios, and
      > > suggestions, THANK YOU very much!
      > >
      > > regards!
      > >
      > > Scott Mingus
      > > Gettysburg - York Gamers
      > >
      > >
      > >
      > >
      > >
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