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Old 05-03-2019, 08:04 PM
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Originally Posted by JimF View Post
Ahhh yes . . . . .the old paper shells!
Back there, in the 50’s, when the local gun club would have their annual “field day”, as soon as the rounds of trap or skeet would end, I and other boys would race up to the various stations, scoop up the still smoking, paper shells, and SNIFF the fresh aroma of that old powder!
Best smell ever! . . . .
Anyone else remember?
I think when headed by firing, the waxed paper made that unique smell we all remember. That smell and pheasant for dinner are connections to my youth.
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