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DrEntropy
09-18-2012, 07:09 AM
Sixty-five and counting.

AN5Sprite
09-18-2012, 09:29 AM
Off we go...:cheers:

DNK
09-18-2012, 10:07 AM
After reading Steve's post June Allison pops into my mind for some reason

DART
09-18-2012, 12:44 PM
Now where did I put my brown shoes?

TOC
09-18-2012, 01:54 PM
As long as one remembers that "There are more airplanes in the ocean than there are submarines in the sky", we'll be fine.

DrEntropy
09-18-2012, 03:09 PM
Now where did I put my brown shoes?

Very funny, Dale. :smirk:

And, Dave: that's a rather glass half-empty approach. I like to remember we have a 100% success rate...
we have <span style="font-style: italic">never</span> left one stranded up in the sky. :devilgrin: :jester:

TOC
09-18-2012, 03:20 PM
And the DOD is doing a darn fine job of locating ones from WWII!

DNK
09-18-2012, 04:19 PM
Splain the brown shoe reference Dale

Basil
09-18-2012, 05:01 PM
Splain the brown shoe reference Dale

Prior to about 195-something, the Army uniform iincluded "Brown Shoes". Sometime in the mid-50's they changed to black. People who remember the Brown Shoe days are - OLD!

DART
09-18-2012, 05:18 PM
:iagree:

DrEntropy
09-19-2012, 09:54 AM
I served with a few of those "old" guys. One of 'em is a friend here... he's tappin' 80. "The brown shoe days". :wink:

Basil
09-19-2012, 11:11 AM
I served with a few of those "old" guys. One of 'em is a friend here... he's tappin' 80. "The brown shoe days". :wink:

My Dad was a Brown Shoe. Combat Medic in WWII.

waltesefalcon
09-19-2012, 02:30 PM
"Live in fame go down in flame, nothing can stop the Army Air Corps."

TOC
09-19-2012, 03:26 PM
Black Adder...."The 20-minuters"