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stoves1234
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Supper by suitcase stove

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It was 79° and sunny in Western Michigan, with colder temps tomorrow. IMHO the last day of summer. My wife and I went to a nice picnic spot next to a crick (creek for you non-rednecks) and cooked dinner on a 413G. Nothing fancy, just hotdogs and baked beans. I always enjoy being outside and putting my lanterns and stoves to use.
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Very nice! Sounds like a perfect evening…

Interesting tidbit of info just for fun, the term redneck originated during the battle of Blair Mountain in WV about 45 mins from where I live. It’s when about 10-20,000 coal miners stood up for their rights, they wore red bandanas for show of solidarity. Hence the name “red-neck”.
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I am jealous....I really hope to find a reasonably priced 413 in the wild/locally. Looks like a great time! Is this how stovies are born? Realized I have 3 426 stoves and still want the 413....I hear it's a slippery slope....
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Nice! It is, after all, either the last day of summer or the first of fall.

It's still a crick way out here in NE Oregon. A friend--certified local (as in, at least two grandparents born in county and road named after the family) likes to ask if Sheep Creek shouldn't just be called Ship Crick?
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Nice setup, Jim! Great excuse to haul out some GPAs.
I grew up calling it a crick as well but living out west the last 45 years, I seem to have changed to calling it a creek. Don’t really know why? 🤔
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Perfect. Glad to see this.

Next thing you know, you'll realize it's a good reason to get out in the cooler fall temps, too. 😀
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That’s great Jim, Nice set up! Sometimes the easy dinners are the best.
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It's hard to beat hot dogs and beans.
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