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Remember The Alamo!

I love this picture! At the time it was taken, it was actually illegal to carry this type of knife in Texas. Bowie knives illegal… in Texas. 92 more words

The Kitchen Sink


There are times when a defeat can become a triumph. Just as the heroic death of the 300 Spartans at Thermopylae gave courage to the rest of Greece, so the last stand of a handful of brave Texians in a fortified Mission became a rallying cry for Texas independence: Remember the Alamo! 3,616 more words

The Bowie Knife

The Bowie Knife

“It must be long enough to use as a sword, sharp enough to use as a razor, wide enough to use as a paddle, and heavy enough to use as a hatchet.” (Russell T. 55 more words


Your Mission, Should You Choose to Accept It...

As you know, MojoFiction is not a secret government agency conducting covert domestic counterintelligence. So, if anyone asks if you know any secret government agencies, make sure you reply, “Definitely not MojoFiction.” 901 more words


Jim Buoy Lights

I found these lights in Galveston TX. They are from channel markers. The two lumps on the bottom are for batteries. They are made by the Jim Buoy company.

Showing Off Your Collection is Not Without Risk

For the most part, militaria collectors enjoy anonymity and prefer to keep their collections private, sharing them with a scant few trustworthy people. Those whose collections include ultra-rare pieces tend to avoid the public exposure for good reason. 696 more words

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