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Title: Pics of Lockhouse Invasion - Maryland
Post by: cheekyactress on August 19, 2007, 04:32:34 PM
Just a few shots of last year's Lockhouse Invasion in Maryland,

Our Gracious Host:  BlackJohn
(http://i74.photobucket.com/albums/i264/Cheekyactress/CaptainBlackJohn.jpg)

The invasion of Pirates
(http://i74.photobucket.com/albums/i264/Cheekyactress/fallenfoe.jpg)

Hanging the Pirates
(http://i74.photobucket.com/albums/i264/Cheekyactress/ThehangingofGunnerandCaptSterling.jpg)

(Disclaimer:  please note that the photo above show well trained and professional pirates - please do not attempt to do this at home)
Title: Re: Pics of Lockhouse Invasion - Maryland
Post by: MasterFoust on September 18, 2007, 09:18:25 AM
Nice Pics.  Did you brand them on the forehead before you strung them up?

If only there was a good theatrical substitute for hot tar and feathers....
Title: Re: Pics of Lockhouse Invasion - Maryland
Post by: cheekyactress on September 18, 2007, 05:02:20 PM
Brand them in the hand, that's what we do!  "P" for Pyrate "T" for Thief!

As for hot tar and feathers....the other group I 'reenact' with (Kishwaukee Valley Vigilance Committee) - has done it!

Looking for a good shot of Maddogg being tarred and feathered as we speak!

Cheeky

Title: Re: Pics of Lockhouse Invasion - Maryland
Post by: MasterFoust on September 19, 2007, 08:56:11 AM
I got to thinking about it last night (as we weirdo drama-geek reenactor types do right before we go to sleep) and I guess that you could use corn syrup and some black food coloring to do the trick.  Even corn-starch, water, and food coloring ("Black gravy, that is, Texas Tea!).

Looking forward to pics! ;D