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Old 04-24-2006, 01:32 PM
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Saturday morning opened wet and with lightning cracking all around. I started not to go but then scolded myself for being lazy and off to the woods I went. I eased acrossa pasture and set up on a power line that always holds birds. This is a place always has at least one, and usually four or fivetoms roosted around it along with better than 30 hens.Daywas breaking and the weatherwas getting bad. I wasn'thearing anything. I thought for sure I had wasted my time this morning when a couple of cows in the pasture with mestarting mooing. Not 50 ft. from my setup old tom fired back at them. I gave hima few soft tree yelps, quit calling(a very hard thing for me to do) and waited. Not five minutes laterdown he flies and less than a minute later he's flopping on the ground. Distance was about 20 ft.20lb bird, 10 3/8" beard, 1"spurs.The next time a little bad weather comes thru and I think about staying in bed- I won't.
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Old 04-24-2006, 03:37 PM
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good job way to get us antoher bird up on the board im wait9ing till may 1st my season opends but yea congrats on a nice bird
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Old 04-24-2006, 08:59 PM
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Way to go st1! Lets keep them coming guys.
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Old 04-24-2006, 09:12 PM
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Old 04-25-2006, 07:02 AM
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good Job congrats
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Old 04-25-2006, 07:56 AM
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congrats and good job

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