[LMB] Counts' colors

Richard Macdonald don_iain at verizon.net
Sat Jan 22 06:44:11 GMT 2011


From: A. Marina Fournier
Subject: Re: [LMB] Counts' colors

>On Jan 21, 2011, at 6:03 PM, Gwynne Powell wrote:
>>> From: "Richard Macdonald" don_iain at verizon.net
>>
>>> Knowing my family's notoriously bad taste color choices, the Vorcrometts
>>> would have ended up with something like yellow piped scarlet and would 
>>> have
>>> ended up looking like giant canaries...
>>>
>>> Shawn Cromett
>>
>> People actually wore those - anywhere? Let alone into battle?
>> They really were brave!
>
> Yes, especially as they'd be prime targets.
> I cannot find the tartan with bright yellow ground, black and red
> lines....I saw it in my youth and shuddered even then.

Marina, that be the "loud" MacLeod tartan, especially
feared on sunny mornings after a night of revelry.

http://www.clan-macleod-scotland.org.uk/tartans.php

Now for all ye "Highlander" fans, Connor can wear this tartan.
--
Richard A. Macdonald, CPA/EA
SSG(Ret), USA, ADA, 16P34
Gib mir Schokolade und niemand wird verletzt!!! 





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