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Re: 1812 195 years ago - the Battle of New Orleans

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  • John-Paul Johnson
    But at least with the 3 Jesus-es the two thin ones balance out the fat one :-D Now about the conjurer and the juggler... ... From: John Ogden
    Message 1 of 8 , Jan 5, 2010
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      But at least with the 3 Jesus-es the two thin ones balance out the fat one :-D

      Now about the conjurer and the juggler...



      ----- Original Message ----
      From: John Ogden <johnjogden@...>
      To: WarOf1812@yahoogroups.com
      Sent: Tue, January 5, 2010 2:54:27 PM
      Subject: Re: 1812 195 years ago - the Battle of New Orleans

      I'm still trying to figure out where the elephant and dragon come into the
      story...

      On Tue, Jan 5, 2010 at 2:14 PM, <HQ93rd@...> wrote:

      >
      >
      > As the anniversary of New Orleans draws near, I thought I would send a
      > few links
      > in the "Oh no" category, just for a wee bit o' fun.
      >
      > A lovely painting done in 1910:
      > http://www.johnhorse.com/trail/01/a/01zz.htm
      > I wonder if anyone can point out one thing accurate in it?
      >
      > Just the picture:
      > http://haysvillelibrary.wordpress.com/2009/03/14/andrew-jackson-preview-1/
      >
      > Obvious:
      > http://www.history.army.mil/art/225/NOrleans.jpg
      >
      > Oh look! Daniel Boone AND David Crockett were there!
      >
      > http://www.britannica.com/EBchecked/topic-art/298760/119494/Andrew-Jackson-During-the-Battle-of-New-Orleans-illustration-by
      >
      > Ummm...
      > http://www.bookpalace.com/acatalog/Embletonbattle.jpg
      >
      > Why does Latitte remind me of Laurence Harvey in "The Alamo"?
      > http://www.readingwell.net/landmark/Book0189.JPG
      >
      > Hey, Lego my Lego!
      > http://www.dailymotion.com/video/x1lzsy_the-battle-of-neworleans_creation
      >
      > ;-)
      > B
      >
      > 93rd SHRoFLHU
      > THE Thin Red Line
      > www.93rdhighlanders.com
      > www.myspace.com/93rdhighlanders
      > www.new.facebook.com/people/Sutherland_Highlanders/1120912511

      >



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      John J. Ogden


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    • Ed Seufert
      The river in the background is on the British left flank. Cheers, Ed Seufert, Cpl 1812 Royal Marines ... From: HQ93rd@aol.com To: WarOf1812@yahoogroups.com
      Message 2 of 8 , Jan 5, 2010
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        The river in the background is on the British left flank.

        Cheers,
        Ed Seufert, Cpl
        1812 Royal Marines

        ----- Original Message -----
        From: HQ93rd@...
        To: WarOf1812@yahoogroups.com
        Sent: Tuesday, January 05, 2010 2:14 PM
        Subject: 1812 195 years ago - the Battle of New Orleans


        A lovely painting done in 1910:
        http://www.johnhorse.com/trail/01/a/01zz.htm
        I wonder if anyone can point out one thing accurate in it?



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      • D Nunez
        Thanks B!   I needed a good laugh...   Is that Smee with Lafitte?   Those rascally Scots, not following orders and wearing their kilts!   Aren t the
        Message 3 of 8 , Jan 6, 2010
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          Thanks B!
           
          I needed a good laugh...
           
          Is that Smee with Lafitte?
           
          Those rascally Scots, not following orders and wearing their kilts!
           
          Aren't the mountains of New Orleans lovely this time of year?
           
          Darren

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          From: HQ93rd@... <HQ93rd@...>
          Subject: 1812 195 years ago - the Battle of New Orleans
          To: WarOf1812@yahoogroups.com
          Date: Tuesday, January 5, 2010, 1:14 PM


           



          As the anniversary of New Orleans draws near, I thought I would send a
          few links
          in the "Oh no" category, just for a wee bit o' fun.

          A lovely painting done in 1910:
          http://www.johnhors e.com/trail/ 01/a/01zz. htm
          I wonder if anyone can point out one thing accurate in it?

          Just the picture:
          http://haysvillelib rary.wordpress. com/2009/ 03/14/andrew- jackson-preview- 1/

          Obvious:
          http://www.history. army.mil/ art/225/NOrleans .jpg

          Oh look! Daniel Boone AND David Crockett were there!
          http://www.britanni ca.com/EBchecked /topic-art/ 298760/119494/ Andrew-Jackson- During-the- Battle-of- New-Orleans- illustration- by

          Ummm...
          http://www.bookpala ce.com/acatalog/ Embletonbattle. jpg

          Why does Latitte remind me of Laurence Harvey in "The Alamo"?
          http://www.readingw ell.net/landmark /Book0189. JPG

          Hey, Lego my Lego!
          http://www.dailymot ion.com/video/ x1lzsy_the- battle-of- neworleans_ creation

          ;-)
          B

          93rd SHRoFLHU
          THE Thin Red Line
          www.93rdhighlanders .com
          www.myspace. com/93rdhighland ers
          www.new.facebook. com/people/ Sutherland_ Highlanders/ 1120912511










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        • richard lytle
          Yes, those mountains are very attractive---especially in the Bourbon Street waterholes! ... From: D Nunez Subject: Re: 1812 195
          Message 4 of 8 , Jan 6, 2010
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            Yes, those mountains are very attractive---especially in the Bourbon Street "waterholes!"

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            From: D Nunez <reinhardt_fritz@...>
            Subject: Re: 1812 195 years ago - the Battle of New Orleans
            To: WarOf1812@yahoogroups.com
            Date: Wednesday, January 6, 2010, 9:05 AM


             



            Thanks B!
             
            I needed a good laugh...
             
            Is that Smee with Lafitte?
             
            Those rascally Scots, not following orders and wearing their kilts!
             
            Aren't the mountains of New Orleans lovely this time of year?
             
            Darren

            --- On Tue, 1/5/10, HQ93rd@... <HQ93rd@...> wrote:

            From: HQ93rd@... <HQ93rd@...>
            Subject: 1812 195 years ago - the Battle of New Orleans
            To: WarOf1812@yahoogrou ps.com
            Date: Tuesday, January 5, 2010, 1:14 PM

             

            As the anniversary of New Orleans draws near, I thought I would send a
            few links
            in the "Oh no" category, just for a wee bit o' fun.

            A lovely painting done in 1910:
            http://www.johnhors e.com/trail/ 01/a/01zz. htm
            I wonder if anyone can point out one thing accurate in it?

            Just the picture:
            http://haysvillelib rary.wordpress. com/2009/ 03/14/andrew- jackson-preview- 1/

            Obvious:
            http://www.history. army.mil/ art/225/NOrleans .jpg

            Oh look! Daniel Boone AND David Crockett were there!
            http://www.britanni ca.com/EBchecked /topic-art/ 298760/119494/ Andrew-Jackson- During-the- Battle-of- New-Orleans- illustration- by

            Ummm...
            http://www.bookpala ce.com/acatalog/ Embletonbattle. jpg

            Why does Latitte remind me of Laurence Harvey in "The Alamo"?
            http://www.readingw ell.net/landmark /Book0189. JPG

            Hey, Lego my Lego!
            http://www.dailymot ion.com/video/ x1lzsy_the- battle-of- neworleans_ creation

            ;-)
            B

            93rd SHRoFLHU
            THE Thin Red Line
            www.93rdhighlanders .com
            www.myspace. com/93rdhighland ers
            www.new.facebook. com/people/ Sutherland_ Highlanders/ 1120912511

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          • HQ93rd@aol.com
            And that s about it! ;-) 93rd SHRoFLHU THE Thin Red Line www.93rdhighlanders.com www.myspace.com/93rdhighlanders
            Message 5 of 8 , Jan 6, 2010
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              And that's about it!
              ;-)

              93rd SHRoFLHU
              THE Thin Red Line
              www.93rdhighlanders.com
              www.myspace.com/93rdhighlanders
              www.new.facebook.com/people/Sutherland_Highlanders/1120912511

              -----Original Message-----
              From: Ed Seufert <rmarine1812@...>
              To: WarOf1812@yahoogroups.com
              Sent: Tue, Jan 5, 2010 5:47 pm
              Subject: Re: 1812 195 years ago - the Battle of New Orleans

              The river in the background is on the British left flank.

              Cheers,
              Ed Seufert, Cpl
              1812 Royal Marines

              ----- Original Message -----
              From: HQ93rd@...
              To: WarOf1812@yahoogroups.com
              Sent: Tuesday, January 05, 2010 2:14 PM
              Subject: 1812 195 years ago - the Battle of New Orleans

              A lovely painting done in 1910:
              http://www.johnhorse.com/trail/01/a/01zz.htm
              I wonder if anyone can point out one thing accurate in it?
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