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#6102525 - 12/26/15 11:14 AM Amazing photo! Amazing Man! Amazing Deer.
TAT Offline
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Registered: 12/06/09
Posts: 5681
Loc: good ole texas
This is my grandad, he not only taught me everything I know about hunting and fishing. He is also my best friend!!! I took this pic when I was 13. I've heard the story told over and over how he harvested the deer. It never gets old. He's is in his late 70's now and we still hunt together when he is able. The hours I spent with him in the blind or crappie fishing will be memories I have and relive forever.

This deer was shot in Dekalb, Tx in the 60's. Believe it or not this was his first buck ever to shoot. Got it with Winchester mod 70 .270 open sights. He still hunts with that gun to this day! I hope yall enjoy the picture. The best deer hunts and fishing trips I have ever had were with this man. He had told me before he was lucky to have a grandson like me. The truth is its the other way around!!! Enjoy the pic.




Edited by TAT (12/26/15 01:34 PM)
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#6102530 - 12/26/15 11:17 AM Re: Amazing photo!!! [Re: TAT]
TAT Offline
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Registered: 12/06/09
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Loc: good ole texas
Can someone turn that for me please. Thanks yall.
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#6102559 - 12/26/15 11:35 AM Re: Amazing photo!!! [Re: TAT]
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Registered: 12/14/08
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Loc: North Texas - God's Country
Here ya go -

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#6102567 - 12/26/15 11:39 AM Re: Amazing photo!!! [Re: TAT]
HuntingTexas Online   content
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Registered: 01/06/08
Posts: 17065
Loc: Duncanville, Tx.
great buck !!
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#6102582 - 12/26/15 11:47 AM Re: Amazing photo!!! [Re: TAT]
Walkabout Offline
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Registered: 09/21/11
Posts: 461
Loc: Katy Texas
up That's what granddads are for. You are a lucky man.

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#6102590 - 12/26/15 11:55 AM Re: Amazing photo!!! [Re: TAT]
TAT Offline
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Registered: 12/06/09
Posts: 5681
Loc: good ole texas
Thanks Cast. I need to find a cape and have it mounted for him. He said the body was huge! That is a monster buck for sure.
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#6102600 - 12/26/15 12:03 PM Re: Amazing photo!!! [Re: TAT]
stxranchman Offline
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Registered: 08/04/10
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cheers
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#6102602 - 12/26/15 12:05 PM Re: Amazing photo!!! [Re: TAT]
Chief Joe Offline
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Registered: 02/06/10
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Loc: Fredericktown, Ohio
up Great buck and grandpa!
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#6102623 - 12/26/15 12:24 PM Re: Amazing photo!!! [Re: TAT]
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Registered: 07/17/06
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Loc: Abilene or on the road...
cheers
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#6102625 - 12/26/15 12:27 PM Re: Amazing photo!!! [Re: TAT]
Simple Searcher Offline
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Registered: 12/30/12
Posts: 5566
Loc: Helotes, Hext
Awesome picture
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#6102640 - 12/26/15 12:43 PM Re: Amazing photo!!! [Re: TAT]
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Registered: 09/24/10
Posts: 34998
Loc: Mansfield, Texas
Great buck and picture. You are truly blessed. Get that sucker mounted up
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#6102667 - 12/26/15 01:01 PM Re: Amazing photo!!! [Re: Walkabout]
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Registered: 04/27/05
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Loc: The Outer Limits
Originally Posted By: Walkabout
up That's what granddads are for. You are a lucky man.
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#6102693 - 12/26/15 01:37 PM Re: Amazing photo!!! [Re: TAT]
Elkhunter49 Offline
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Registered: 06/21/11
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Loc: Oak Harbor, Slidell La
Thanks for sharing the pics as well as your story! up
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#6102698 - 12/26/15 01:45 PM Re: Amazing photo!!! [Re: TAT]
rdhibbs Offline
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Registered: 04/08/15
Posts: 616
Loc: Dumas TX
Cool, story there, I shure miss my grand fathers. One would be 101 and the other 102. Enjoy them while you can clap
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#6102735 - 12/26/15 02:32 PM Re: Amazing photo!!! [Re: TAT]
Booner1 Offline
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Registered: 09/16/12
Posts: 1745
Loc: Terrell
up cheers
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