Inquiring Minds Want to Know…

3 07 2007

 

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…was Confederate general Henry Hopkins Sibley the inspiration for the physical appearance of cartoon legend Commander McBragg?  If the song isn’t running around in your noggin yet, go here and it soon will be.

This post was inspired by the Ayres photo below.  For all you Gilbert & Sullivan fans, he is the very model of a modern major general (though when the war was over he became a lieutenant colonel).  OK, so I’m no lyricist.

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2 responses

3 07 2007
Mannie

Harry,

It’s high time someone elevated the discussion in this manner. Thanks for the blast from the past.

3 07 2007
Chris Army

Harry,

Ok, I really think it’s time you come out to Gettysburg this week!! You OBVIOUSLY have way too much time on your hands!!

Weather has been great and the tours have been very good.

See you soon,
Chris

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