Sorry about that, the link worked on the message before I sent it.
For some reason Yahoo truncated the link, and added some spaces
between characters. You can always try to copy and paste it into
your browser and eliminate the spaces. Either that or just go to the
home pages of the papers and use their search engines.
--- In WarOf1812@yahoogroups.com, JOHN GREIG <je.greig@...> wrote:
> Must be a bad link...........
> All I got was an advert concerniong memory loss.
> Now where was I !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
> As ever,
> From: K. J. Lindsey <union47th@...>
> To: WarOf1812@yahoogroups.com
> Sent: Wednesday, 28 January, 2009 12:50:03 PM
> Subject: Re: 1812 Frenchtown, Monroe Michigan - this Saturday
> First of all, as a member of Lacroix's company let me thank
> who came out for the commemoration and tactical this weekend. It
> cold and there was a lot of snow on the ground, but it sure helps
> understand more clearly what the original participants were
> experiencing. And, as museum director John gibney said, having the
> crowds there helps the cause for National Recognition of the
> battlefield. Here is a link to the Toledo blade article on it:
> http://www.toledobl ade.com/apps/ pbcs.dll/ article?
> AID=/20090125/ NEWS16/901250293
> I do not know what plans are in line for 2013, but there are 1812
> committees for the city, county and state already looking at it.
> in some ways the event has been made a little longer. There is a
> fundraiser the night before called "Dancing Through Time". There
> match local leaders with members of the Mdme Cadillac Dance Troup,
> the audience votes on the best. Although its not explicity linked
> the commemoration, many participants also attend that. Here's an
> article on that:
> http://www.monroene ws.com/apps/ pbcs.dll/ article?
> AID=/20090123/ NEWS01/301239994
> Again, thanks to all for help making our event sucessful!
> Kevin Lindsey
> Lacroix's Co.
> 2nd Mich Territorial Militia