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  • MAXINE TROTTIER
    I watch, listen, and cheer every once in a while. I am actually with the Detroit Marines but work I am doing brings me to 1812. Who can say what the future may
    Message 1 of 1 , Jun 2, 1999
      I watch, listen, and cheer every once in a while. I am actually with
      the Detroit Marines but work I am doing brings me to 1812. Who can say
      what the future may hold, however.

      Max
      Maxine Trottier
      maxitrot@...
      http://www.execulink.com/~maxitrot/maxine.htm
      ----- Original Message -----
      From: Robert Van Patten <orville@...>
      To: <WarOf1812@onelist.com>
      Sent: 02 June 1999 06:13
      Subject: Re: [WarOf1812] (no subject)


      > From: "Robert Van Patten" <orville@...>
      >
      > Great minds think alike, hmmmm? Wot?
      > What does Maxine Trottier do in the world of 1812?
      > I have the honor to command Steele's Rifles - a re-enactment company
      of
      > volunteer militia riflemen of the War of 1812 located about 11 miles
      SE of
      > Dayton Ohio
      >
      > ----------
      > > From: MAXINE TROTTIER <maxitrot@...>
      > > To: WarOf1812@onelist.com
      > > Subject: Re: [WarOf1812] (no subject)
      > > Date: Tuesday, June 01, 1999 9:07 PM
      > >
      > > From: "MAXINE TROTTIER" <maxitrot@...>
      > >
      > > That scene, among other things is what prompted my question. It
      rather
      > > stuck in my mind as well.
      > >
      > > Max
      > > Maxine Trottier
      > > maxitrot@...
      > > http://www.execulink.com/~maxitrot/maxine.htm
      > > ----- Original Message -----
      > > From: Robert Van Patten <orville@...>
      > > To: <WarOf1812@onelist.com>
      > > Sent: 01 June 1999 20:58
      > > Subject: Re: [WarOf1812] (no subject)
      > >
      > >
      > > > From: "Robert Van Patten" <orville@...>
      > > >
      > > > A scene from the Hornblower series comes to mind on hearing your
      > > question.
      > > > Hornblower, on the beach, supporting French Royalists in an
      attempt
      > > to
      > > > overthrow Bonaparte encounters a mounted major leading a troop
      of (I
      > > think)
      > > > Royal Marines. This gentleman, after having been repeatedly
      > > addressed as
      > > > major by Hornblower, chides him gently by telling him that
      > > Hornblower may
      > > > address him more properly as "Milord" since he is, in fact, the
      Earl
      > > of
      > > > Gryppnge Upon Thighe or something like that. Happily it turns
      out
      > > that he's
      > > > not the snotty little twerp he first appears to be, but a damned
      > > good
      > > > officer who knows exactly what he's doing.
      > > >
      > > > ----------
      > > > > From: MAXINE TROTTIER <maxitrot@...>
      > > > > To: 1812 <WarOf1812@onelist.com>
      > > > > Subject: [WarOf1812] (no subject)
      > > > > Date: Tuesday, June 01, 1999 8:27 PM
      > > > >
      > > > > From: "MAXINE TROTTIER" <maxitrot@...>
      > > > >
      > > > > Gentlemen. Those of you who portray British officers who are
      > > peers,
      > > > > how are you addressed by your subordinates? As Captain Brick
      for
      > > > > instance, or my lord? Might I say, "The ship is sinking, my
      lord."
      > > > >
      > > > > Max
      > > > > Maxine Trottier
      > > > > maxitrot@...
      > > > > http://www.execulink.com/~maxitrot/maxine.htm
      > > > >
      > > > >
      > > > >
      > > >
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