JOURNAL EDITOR'S REPORT
New Year and here’s hoping that 2012 is a
healthy and hearty year for all of you.
I am very excited about the new year and
all the promises that exist in it.
Well you probably all know the results of
the election by now.
Congratulations to the winners!
I must say that I am happy to be working
together with all of you to improve and grow this
I am already eagerly anticipating the
upcoming rendezvous’ this year and am planning
on documenting and sharing with everyone the fun
we will all have together.
This will include articles and photographs
of any NAF member attending our rendezvous or any
information you care to share with us.
We of the Three Pines group are already
planning the Spring rendezvous on Lone Tree Road
here in Hollister and we will have many activities
for you to participate in when you come to it.
I am planning on doing seminars on cast
iron care/cooking and Indian sign language.
I have decided to take up the ancient skill
of archery (self made long-bow and arrows, of
course) and am hoping that someone will teach me
how to make my own bow and arrows.
Perhaps this could happen at the Spring
I can see that we have a long year ahead of
us with lots of work to do.
I intend to spend considerable time and
energy recruiting acceptable candidates into our
This will be done at every rendezvous that
I attend this year.
It is the responsibility of every member to
do whatever they can to grow and support this
I will take this responsibility seriously.
Thank you for your trust and support in
this past election.
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