[WWI] Thinking of time gone bye;

John Marco john at modelartbymarco.com
Sat Jan 29 02:30:23 EST 2005


Now isn't this a nice thread, you know I think this would be nice to have
these short story's of our first kits in the gallery with our built models,
what do you all think of that?
John Marco.. just a thought. ;-)
----- Original Message ----- 
From: "John Marco" <john at modelartbymarco.com>
To: "World War I Modeling Mailing List" <wwi at wwi-models.org>
Sent: Friday, January 28, 2005 9:41 PM
Subject: [WWI] Thinking of time gone bye;


> ----- Original Message ----- 
> From: "Warren Dickinson" <wed317 at onlineky.com>
> To: "'World War I Modeling Mailing List'" <wwi at wwi-models.org>
> Sent: Friday, January 28, 2005 6:19 PM
> Subject: RE: [WWI] Re: does this really have to be the subject header
> forscales?
>
> > Warren > > >
> > > My first kit was in 1966 (I was five), > > >
>
> John; my first kit was 1963 when I was five also.
>  My first encounter with plastic kits that I can remember was when I was 4
> years old, I would look on as my Dad an older bother would sit at the
> kitchen table and build them, my part back then was to take some of the
> parts of the trees as they needed them, then when they where done with the
> models they would sit them in front of me an I ´d lie my head on the table
> look at them and dream, ( little Johnny very happy ) ;-) then came my
turn,
> for on my fifth birthday my Mom an Dad gave me a gift that I ´l never
> forget, for when I opened it out came a Revell 1:28 scale Fokker Dr1 MvRs
> plane in shiny red plastic ( the old hard cover box ) what a joy for a
five
> year old, that night my Dad an older bother and I sat together at the
> kitchen table and little Johnny build his first model kit, I ´l never
forget
> that. ;-)
> John Marco....now see, you went an got me thinking.. ;-)))
>



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