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    Re: U.S. Navy Declares Gps Obsolete, Celestial The Future
    From: Don Seltzer
    Date: 2021 Apr 2, 12:08 -0400
    The US Navy has been dry for a little more than a century.  The traditional daily grog ration was standard in the days of the sailing Navy, although early on American bourbon replaced rum in the recipe.

    Daily grog was terminated during the Civil War, but alcohol was still freely available.  It was in 1914 that the Navy went dry.

    Don Seltzer

    On Fri, Apr 2, 2021 at 10:49 AM Fred Hebard <NoReply_Hebard@fer3.com> wrote:
    The US Navy was always dry.  The mention of reinstituting grog was a giveaway that it was an April fools joke.

    Fred Hebard



    On Apr 1, 2021, at 19:45, Alan S <NoReply_AlanS@fer3.com> wrote:

    Greg:

    Regarding your question, April fool?, I would think that likely, very likely,  but then who knows.

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