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    Barred Owl

    Sorry for the movement. It was hard standing there holding the camera that high. https://youtu.be/5n_k45DRSS8
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    Barred Owl

    All, This morning I went looking for property corners along Wharton's property and a semi large private tract. I had to be careful to not cross onto the private property as I had been warned they may be out and about at times looking for trespassers. They had issues with stealth camping in the...
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    Bulltown Bogs

    The original ad I found shows a much smaller unit, so maybe the two prop was a newer model or an ungraded one. Maybe they determine which one is needed depending on the acreage???
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    Bulltown Bogs

    Okay. I found an article (ad) on them from 1958. If any current member wants to have a copy before the next two days are over, send me a Conversation and I will send it to you. Or send me an email. My email is on all of my photos. I will not post it.
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    Pine Barren History Shorts

    I have mentioned Carlton Taylor before, the1930s era District Fire Warden from the Medford area. He had a hunting cabin in the woods by Sharps Mountain and I took the PBX crew there on one of our outings. Some of the first mentions of him are from around 1929 and again in 1931 when he was...
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    Bulltown Bogs

    I have visited another one and it would be interesting to know how many there actually are. This was 2008 at a second location. This temperature text is what tells us I believe it heated the water. I am betting they really did not work well but it would also be interesting to know if that is true.
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    Bulltown Bogs

    All, The Bulltown Bogs are owned by the state and the former owners have lifetime rights to stay there in the home they reside in along the bogs. So when exploring there over the years I have made it a point to stay away from them and only search for stones in the remote area's. We first...
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    Pine Barren History Shorts

    8/28/1931 Mt. Holly Man Held As Gas Station Robber Preston Smith of Crosswicks, given a suspended sentence last Thursday, is now charged with robbing the gas station of Lyman Simpkins at the old Mt. Holly fair grounds, Saturday night, when $10 in money and several packs of cigarettes were...
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    Pine Barren History Shorts

    3/5/1969 3 GOP Victors In Pemberton All three boro Republican incumbents were returned to office yesterday with sizable vote totals. Lery Ridgeway and F. Lyman Simpkins were re-elected to the township council. Etc, etc.
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    Pine Barren History Shorts

    4/22/1939 Car Hits School Bus, Both Drivers Arrested Pemberton...... Fred Norcross, Jr, of Pemberton, former president of the Burlington County Young Republicans, escaped with minor injuries yesterday when his car crashed into the rear of a Pemberton township school bus. The bus, driven by...
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    Pine Barren History Shorts

    It appears that the two lots of hers are one large one divided by Shinns road. It consists of 15 acres.
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    Pine Barren History Shorts

    Lebanon State Forest consisted of many multiple lots that had to be acquired to expand. One owner was Esther Stokes Hollingshead of Pemberton who owned two lots the state acquired. They were off of 72 across from the pizza place near the circle. On 9/26/1926 the state took ownership making them...
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    Pine Barren History Shorts

    Alfred Gaskill, 88, retired NJ State forester and director of the Department of Conservation and Development, was found dead of a self inflicted bullet wound in the back yard of his summer home at Lake Dunmore this afternoon. The body lay under an apple tree with a 38 caliber revolver at the...
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    Pine Barren History Shorts

    I have more on his death. I have to write it up.
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    Pine Barren History Shorts

    Highlighting a name from the past that you most likely have not heard of who's work still effects us today. Alfred Gaskill...State Forester 1907 New Jersey has now an expert State Forester of its own, Mr. Alfred Gaskill, or Trenton, who stands ready to assist with advice in all forestry...
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    Emmor W. Mick

    And also a blueberry field. It was right next to the sawmill.
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    Barry Zeldin Podcast

    https://www.dignitymemorial.com/obituaries/chandler-az/taylor-zeldin-9178037 https://www.everhere.com/us/obituaries/az/chandler/taylor-nicholas-zeldin-10839764
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    Barry Zeldin Podcast

    That is always sad news. I wish everyone in the Zeldin family the best.
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    Emmor W. Mick

    1/25/1957 Mrs. Alice Cobb Mick Union Township: Mrs. Alice C. Mick, 84 W. Bay St.; Barnegat, died yesterday at Paul Kimball Hospital, Lakewood. She was the widow of Emmor Mick. Mrs. Mick has lived here most of her life. She is survived by three daughters, Mrs. Estella M. Lord here, Mrs...
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    Emmor W. Mick

    3/1/1935 Emmor W. and Alick Mick to Harrington Hand. Tract or parcel pf land north side Main Shore road (Route 9), Union Twp.