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Author Topic: My first turkey!  (Read 1341 times)

Offline Bill in Trenton

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My first turkey!
« on: December 05, 2009, 10:38:53 PM »
I finally got my first one. He's not a trophy by most standards, but he dressed out around 12 lbs. Got him on my own property though. The next one WILL be a trophy. -Bill
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Re: My first turkey!
« Reply #1 on: December 06, 2009, 12:18:48 AM »
Bill congrats on the harvest. And where are the photo's? We wanna see.
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Re: My first turkey!
« Reply #2 on: December 06, 2009, 05:16:23 AM »
Congrats, Bill.  My first one was a young jake, too! 
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Re: My first turkey!
« Reply #3 on: December 06, 2009, 07:03:45 AM »
Congrats on the Turkey, @--0--0133
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Offline hawghunter65

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Re: My first turkey!
« Reply #4 on: December 06, 2009, 09:42:51 AM »
any turkey is a trophy bill.  congrats on the bird and good eating to you.

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Re: My first turkey!
« Reply #5 on: December 06, 2009, 11:56:45 AM »
congrats bill, now ur hooked...wait till they start a gobblin in the spring ur going to love it @--0--0118
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Re: My first turkey!
« Reply #6 on: December 06, 2009, 01:27:23 PM »
Congrats on the turkey Big or small they all taste good. @--0--0109
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Offline Buckman

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Re: My first turkey!
« Reply #7 on: December 06, 2009, 03:27:41 PM »
Congrats on your turkey!!   --09--0 Keep em dropping, and I bet you can't wait till spring now. @--0--0101

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Re: My first turkey!
« Reply #8 on: December 06, 2009, 08:05:30 PM »
Congrats Bill and yes they all are trophies.
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Offline bcotton

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Re: My first turkey!
« Reply #9 on: December 06, 2009, 08:59:17 PM »
Congrats on the harvest @--0--0109
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Re: My first turkey!
« Reply #10 on: December 06, 2009, 10:29:20 PM »
Congrats on the bird . you will always remember the first one .  @--0--0109 @--0--0118
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Re: My first turkey!
« Reply #11 on: December 07, 2009, 05:02:59 AM »


congrats and way to go!  @--0--0123 @--0--0133
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Offline tncowboy

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Re: My first turkey!
« Reply #12 on: December 07, 2009, 01:15:38 PM »
Congrats  @--0--0123

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Re: My first turkey!
« Reply #13 on: December 07, 2009, 01:39:58 PM »
Congrats Bill. I am sure you will get plenty more.

Offline Bill in Trenton

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Re: My first turkey!
« Reply #14 on: December 08, 2009, 09:33:59 PM »
Here's the pic

That's my 3-1/2" Benelli Super Black Eagle. It was 55 paces away. -Bill
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