Monthly Archives: December 2012

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‘THE HOLLOW’

THE HOLLOW I look up at the bare trees above my campfire bright. The limbs look like talons but they don’t give a fright. I camp in a small hollow that is in a battle site, in the northwest part … Continue reading

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‘ONENESS’

ONENESS: The Universe calls And we must listen To the honorable mission Each of us is given. We are a piece In the overall system That brings the earth To the Ultimate Wisdom. We are supposed to toil And work … Continue reading

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I was interviewed on Readers Entertainment

Check out my Interview and Podcast. http://www.readersentertainment.com/blog/2012/readers-entertainment-presents-vernon-dutton-on-the-civil-war/

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18th ANNIVERSARY

18th ANNIVERARY Well, 18 years ago this coming weekend I attended my first Civil War Reenactment at Prairie Grove State Battlefield in Northwest Arkansas. I am going back this weekend to celebrate. It will be a memorable occasion for me … Continue reading

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REENACTING REVISITED

REENACTING REVISITED It has been 18 years since I first “Saw The Elephant” (Civil War Jargon for going into battle for the first time.) I was so very new to the game. I didn’t know the commands, the maneuvers, or … Continue reading

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MUSKET MAINTENANCE

MUSKET MAINTENANCE: I told some people what I was taught by my Ole Pard, Karl Elsea, when I first started reenacting and they laughed. Well, it is the truth. If you don’t have to Stack Arms (intertwine your muskets in … Continue reading

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CHRISTMAS SEASON ON CAMPAIGN-PART 16

CHRISTMAS SEASON ON CAMPAIGN-PART 16 Well, we got the entrenchments finished about nine days into December. The whole army was getting ready for the Yanks to come over the Rappahannock and attack. Our artillery boys had gotten all the wood … Continue reading

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BOOK RELEASE!

Contact: Vernon Dutton FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Email: info@vdutton.com NEW BOOK REVEALS THE LAST WORD ON CIVIL WAR? Author Channels Spirits to Get Personal Account Most 21st Century Civil War authors base their books on research and seminal works by other … Continue reading

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CHRISTMAS SEASON ON CAMPAIGN-PART 15

CHRISTMAS SEASON ON CAMPAIGN-PART 15 I suspect Marse Robert had been eyeballing what all the Yanks were up to during the last month. It appears they’s gonna cross at Fredericksburg and proceed toward Richmond. Well we’re gonna stop’em. But Lordy … Continue reading

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