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Gail Spann's Tucson Show Report, 2012. Let the fun begin...
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PostPosted: Feb 22, 2012 17:50    Post subject: Re: Gail Spann's Tucson Show Report, 2012. Let the fun begin...  

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PostPosted: Feb 22, 2012 17:53    Post subject: Re: Gail Spann's Tucson Show Report, 2012. Let the fun begin...  

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PostPosted: Feb 22, 2012 18:17    Post subject: Re: Gail Spann's Tucson Show Report, 2012. Let the fun begin...  

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PostPosted: Feb 22, 2012 18:22    Post subject: Re: Gail Spann's Tucson Show Report, 2012. Let the fun begin...  

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PostPosted: Feb 22, 2012 18:29    Post subject: Re: Gail Spann's Tucson Show Report, 2012. Let the fun begin...  

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PostPosted: Feb 22, 2012 18:37    Post subject: Re: Gail Spann's Tucson Show Report, 2012. Let the fun begin...  

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PostPosted: Feb 22, 2012 18:48    Post subject: Re: Gail Spann's Tucson Show Report, 2012. Let the fun begin...  

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PostPosted: Feb 22, 2012 19:41    Post subject: Re: Gail Spann's Tucson Show Report, 2012. Let the fun begin...  

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PostPosted: Feb 22, 2012 21:54    Post subject: Re: Gail Spann's Tucson Show Report, 2012. Let the fun begin...  

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PostPosted: Feb 22, 2012 22:01    Post subject: Re: Gail Spann's Tucson Show Report, 2012. Let the fun begin...  

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PostPosted: Feb 22, 2012 22:22    Post subject: Re: Gail Spann's Tucson Show Report, 2012. Let the fun begin...  

So, on Saturday I felt much better so we head off to the Main show...


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PostPosted: Feb 22, 2012 22:30    Post subject: Re: Gail Spann's Tucson Show Report, 2012. Let the fun begin...  

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PostPosted: Feb 22, 2012 22:37    Post subject: Re: Gail Spann's Tucson Show Report, 2012. Let the fun begin...  

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PostPosted: Feb 22, 2012 22:41    Post subject: Re: Gail Spann's Tucson Show Report, 2012. Let the fun begin...  

Gail, so true about getting dehydrated. On Friday I forgot to drink much of anything the whole day and almost ended up passing out. Joe Dorris, a good friend of my dad and I, actually had to get an IV as a result of dehydration. He ended up being fine, but it's hard to remember to drink fluids when there's so much going on!
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PostPosted: Feb 22, 2012 23:01    Post subject: Re: Gail Spann's Tucson Show Report, 2012. Let the fun begin...  

Wish the lighting wasn't so yellow..as you wish ;=))


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PostPosted: Feb 22, 2012 23:02    Post subject: Re: Gail Spann's Tucson Show Report, 2012. Let the fun begin...  

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PostPosted: Feb 23, 2012 20:56    Post subject: Re: Gail Spann's Tucson Show Report, 2012. Let the fun begin...  

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PostPosted: Feb 23, 2012 21:07    Post subject: Re: Gail Spann's Tucson Show Report, 2012. Let the fun begin...  

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PostPosted: Feb 23, 2012 21:15    Post subject: Re: Gail Spann's Tucson Show Report, 2012. Let the fun begin...  

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PostPosted: Feb 23, 2012 21:24    Post subject: Re: Gail Spann's Tucson Show Report, 2012. Let the fun begin...  

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