Only appropriate that on this day before Thanksgiving the update belongs to the biggest turkey I know….John Howland. Thanks Bubba (I will have a “breast” for you tomorrow). Oh, and he wanted me to remind everyone that his “illustrious” ancestor, John Howland, was one of the original Pilgrims and a folk hero! Jeezus, how scary is that? Continue reading
For a great many of you it’s winter time, and while I am pretty much free of having to deal with it in any big way, I do remember the long frustrating days of detecting withdrawal. So if I may, let me offer a few suggestions that might help with the winter doldrums . They are not new nor earth shattering but as you know, neither am I… Continue reading
NEW FMDAC WEBSITE
Happy to see the FMDAC has finally come up with a new and easy to read website. Congratulations to webmaster Trinna Pitts. Hopefully now the officers can find time to keep their members abreast of what they are doing and/or planning. Last update on the now defunct site was from November of last year.
Just wanted to share Ron Guinazzo’s latest project here and ask you all to help by digging deep into your pockets and by passing the effort along to your friends. It’s a chance to help a family facing a very difficult time and a great way to show them just how much detectorists care about friends and family…
Likewise, the more you spend, the better your chances to win a few really great prizes….
“I found the last part of this article to be not only eye-opening, but the no bullshit truth!! Finally a voice of reason emerges from this hobby & lifestyle, amongst all the lost purpose, this article rings like the bells of beautiful revolution!!! Excellently written and thanks to Dick Stout for opening my eyes and reminding me why I do this!!!” Continue reading
OUT OF THIS WORLD
Two archaeologists promised themselves if one of them would die, he would return to visit the other and tell him about Heaven. One night the dead one visited the other and says, “Fred, I am visiting you as promised and I have two bits of news; first there are lots of excavations up here, and secondly, you will be directing one next Thursday.” Continue reading