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    Quote Originally Posted by Shadow_Ferret View Post
    So... does anyone know if in 1875 you could walk the streets of new orleans with a sidearm? Or were they considered "civilized?"
    I have to say you got me curious with this one Ferret. This was during post reconstruction and most of what I found was debate and proposed legislation regarding concealment.

    With that said I bet you could stroll down the street with those puppies in clear view.


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    What is the fascination with guns this morning Ferret?
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    There. I posted it in Research.

    Quote Originally Posted by parumpdragon View Post
    What is the fascination with guns this morning Ferret?
    Oh. It's for my zombie voodoo western I handwrote a while back and now I'm transcribing it to computer and all the issues I left unresearched just to get the story out are now rearing their undead heads.
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    *tap, tap, turn*


    Hi parump, afternoon saloon people.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Shadow_Ferret View Post
    There. I posted it in Research.


    Oh. It's for my zombie voodoo western I handwrote a while back and now I'm transcribing it to computer and all the issues I left unresearched just to get the story out are now rearing their undead heads.
    Ooh, sounds interesting.

    What is it with zombies right now? They are everywhere in film and media. The new 'it-thing' is the undead?
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    Quote Originally Posted by Shadow_Ferret View Post
    So... does anyone know if in 1875 you could walk the streets of new orleans with a sidearm? Or were they considered "civilized?"
    I'm inclined to think they could, but an inclination isn't an answer. You could and probably should check with the smart people. On the other hand, it's your story, so if you want someone walking down the street with a sidearm, just go ahead and do it. I mean, look at this thread. We have ferrets spitting into spittoons, batteries shooting Chihuahua paws and a woman who never stops dancing.

    *spit*
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    Quote Originally Posted by Haggis View Post
    ... and a woman who never stops dancing.
    Oh! Is that what she's been doing? I couldn't figure it out and I was too embarrassed to ask.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Shadow_Ferret View Post
    Oh! Is that what she's been doing? I couldn't figure it out and I was too embarrassed to ask.
    *tap, tap, turn and kick...Ferret in a jazz paw*



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    Sorry to hear about yer paw, Ferret.
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    He won't be dancin' for a while though...
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    Could I get some ice fer me paw?

    And a beer for me maw.
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    Not in my beer, no. Thanks.
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    *Gets ice while others chuckle*
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    Quote Originally Posted by MrWrite View Post
    Nina, that was an ap-paw-ling thing to do!
    *hangs head, shuffles one foot*



    I didn't mean to...Mr. Englishman.




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    *Backs away a safe distance to watch*
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    *Hides behind potbellied stove, just in case*
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    *immediately stops dancing*



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    *puts money on the bar and eyes Ferret's bandaged paw*


    I got this round Reg.




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