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by mikevalla
Mon Dec 23, 2019 1:33 pm
Forum: The Bar Stool
Topic: Merry FISHmas
Replies: 7
Views: 405

Re: Merry FISHmas

...and to all my fellow Catskill Heritage Fly Fishers, and their angling friends no matter what waters they fish----ditto....


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by mikevalla
Sat Dec 21, 2019 5:10 pm
Forum: The Bar Stool
Topic: Annual Holiday book giveaway---trivia contest
Replies: 35
Views: 943

Re: Annual Holiday book giveaway---trivia contest

Thank you, to those who participated (and also to those who tolerated the post :) ) I usually do a couple of these book giveaways every year--here and elsewhere. Once a book is released, the publishers send me about 10 "author copies." I use these as giveaways. -One year, I was checking my shelves f...
by mikevalla
Fri Dec 20, 2019 8:02 pm
Forum: The Bar Stool
Topic: Annual Holiday book giveaway---trivia contest
Replies: 35
Views: 943

Re: Annual Holiday book giveaway---trivia contest

My shots in the dark... 1) Atherton / Mollie's Pool 2) English Brown Sedge 3) 1954 4) Pope 5) Elsie Darbee Fingers crossed... Joe Oh Boy....Judges have decided that Question #3 has to be thrown out--due to a technicality. It reads: . In the summer of what year did he become a member The question sh...
by mikevalla
Fri Dec 20, 2019 5:56 pm
Forum: The Bar Stool
Topic: Annual Holiday book giveaway---trivia contest
Replies: 35
Views: 943

Re: Annual Holiday book giveaway---trivia contest

With the major risk of being perceived as being antsy :lol: by Epeorus, let me give you one little tidbit hint on one of the questions. There's more than one Uncle John that fished the Neversink with flies :D :D
by mikevalla
Fri Dec 20, 2019 1:42 pm
Forum: The Bar Stool
Topic: Annual Holiday book giveaway---trivia contest
Replies: 35
Views: 943

Re: Annual Holiday book giveaway---trivia contest

Sorry BearButt---- :cry: :cry: :cry: You do not have 5 correct answers :roll: :roll: :roll: :roll: Grade your papers.... :) -MV Uh-oh...... I would’ve been wrong then too!!!! I know something that's probably throwing you guys off in your search :mrgreen: :mrgreen: Sort of intentional :mrgreen: , be...
by mikevalla
Fri Dec 20, 2019 4:19 am
Forum: The Bar Stool
Topic: Annual Holiday book giveaway---trivia contest
Replies: 35
Views: 943

Re: Annual Holiday book giveaway---trivia contest

Sorry BearButt---- :cry: :cry: :cry: You do not have 5 correct answers :roll: :roll: :roll: :roll:

Grade your papers.... :)

-MV
by mikevalla
Thu Dec 19, 2019 8:13 pm
Forum: The Bar Stool
Topic: Annual Holiday book giveaway---trivia contest
Replies: 35
Views: 943

Re: Annual Holiday book giveaway---trivia contest

No hurry at all :D :D :D :D Just surprised :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol:
by mikevalla
Thu Dec 19, 2019 2:11 pm
Forum: The Bar Stool
Topic: Annual Holiday book giveaway---trivia contest
Replies: 35
Views: 943

Re: Annual Holiday book giveaway---trivia contest

What...no instant winner, within a few seconds of posting the questions :lol: :lol: Too hard this time :lol: Hint: The Neversink is a river in the Catskills :lol: Only thing I can figure why no winner yet: Upstatetrout is still on speed dial with VanPut---asking for the answers :lol: Epeorus is tryi...
by mikevalla
Thu Dec 19, 2019 5:32 am
Forum: The Bar Stool
Topic: Annual Holiday book giveaway---trivia contest
Replies: 35
Views: 943

Re: Annual Holiday book giveaway---trivia contest

Here are the questions.... -Deadline for answering all 5 is Monday December 22 -Post answers here, not PM -First one to answer all 5 wins the two books, to be shipped once my small number of "author copies" arrives--usually a month or so after release date. I cover all domestic postage. -If there ar...
by mikevalla
Wed Dec 18, 2019 5:23 pm
Forum: The Bar Stool
Topic: Annual Holiday book giveaway---trivia contest
Replies: 35
Views: 943

Re: Annual Holiday book giveaway---trivia contest

My answer ie Edward Ringwood Hewitt. Just wanted to get the jump on the competition! :lol: :x :lol: Tom This "second chance" trivia is going to be interesting---There's 5 questions I've already crafted them. All pertain to the theme: Neversink River . As mentioned, it seems past contests have shown...