Archived posting to the Leica Users Group, 2007/05/09

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Subject: [Leica] Re: Flying turkeys
From: lrzeitlin at (Lawrence Zeitlin)
Date: Wed May 9 20:18:18 2007
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On May 9, 2007, at 10:52 PM, Jim wrote:

> I laughed at the turkey episode myself, but turkeys can fly for short
> distances.  In my working days, we drove a two-lane blacktop lined  
> with tall
> pine trees.  I spooked a group of wild turkeys on the roadside  
> once, and
> they cleared the pine trees from a standing takeoff.  They can  
> certainly fly
> if provoked.

Wild turkeys fly.
Butterball turkeys don't.

Larry Z

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