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Travel Bug Dog Tag Art-Rockwell-On My Honor TB02

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Owner:
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Released:
Sunday, 20 July 2014
Origin:
Texas, United States
Recently Spotted:
In Goedweb's 2000e

This is not collectible.

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Current GOAL

This travel bug has two modest goals, to last more than five years and to be moved by 25 cachers.  As of 17-May-19 it has been active for only 4.6 years, but it has been moved by 31 cachers.

Please drop this item in rural OR Premium Member Only caches.  Do not place it in an urban cache or abandon it at a caching event.  Transport the bug in the original plastic bag for as long as the bag lasts; the bag keeps the trackable clean, protects the number and prevents tangling with other items.  Otherwise, take the travel bug anywhere you wish.  No permission is needed to leave the U.S.

Travel bug photos are appreciated.  I will re-post them here, where they can be seen by other cachers.

About This Item

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This is one of a series of travel bugs made to recognize paintings or illustrations seen, and admired by the bug owner. A digital copy of this work was downloaded from the internet. It was reduced in size and proportions cropped to accommodate the laminating materials available to the owner. Regrettably these processes diminish the effort of the artist. The text below is a mixture of my own observations and material gleaned from the internet.              

My grandparents had a subscription to the Saturday Evening Post until it ceased publication in 1969. When I visited them I would gather up the back issues to read the jokes. After a while I began to notice the covers. Norman Rockwell may well have been the first artist whose work I could recognize on sight. Many critics in his lifetime sniffed at the idea that an illustrator could be considered an artist. But time has been kind to him. If art is done to elicit an emotional response, then Rockwell was an artist. Never mind that the emotion was often humor or American ideals and never mind that it didn’t it require a scholar to tell you how you were supposed to interpret it.

Rockwell had an abiding interest in Boy Scouts.  He did a number of covers for Boys Life, some I saw when I still had a subscription to the magazine.  For many years he also produced the calender illustrations for the Scouts.  This one, entitled On My Honor, appeared on the 1953 calendar. 

Gallery Images related to Art-Rockwell-On My Honor TB02

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Tracking History (30205.2mi) View Map

Dropped Off 05/17/2019 Kajo Team placed it in Goedweb's 2000e Flevoland, Netherlands - 34.72 miles  Visit Log

Succes verder met deze reis

Retrieve It from a Cache 05/11/2019 Kajo Team retrieved it from Game over : #13 (de bonus) Domino [HCE2019] Noord-Holland, Netherlands   Visit Log

Gaat verder op reis

Dropped Off 05/11/2019 LionKing1 placed it in Game over : #13 (de bonus) Domino [HCE2019] Noord-Holland, Netherlands - .19 miles  Visit Log
Visited 05/11/2019 LionKing1 took it to Game over : #12 Domino [HCE2019] Noord-Holland, Netherlands - .31 miles  Visit Log
Visited 05/11/2019 LionKing1 took it to Game over : #11 Domino [HCE2019] Noord-Holland, Netherlands - .11 miles  Visit Log
Visited 05/11/2019 LionKing1 took it to Game over : #10 Domino [HCE2019] Noord-Holland, Netherlands - .14 miles  Visit Log
Visited 05/11/2019 LionKing1 took it to Game over : #09 Domino [HCE2019] Noord-Holland, Netherlands - .11 miles  Visit Log
Visited 05/11/2019 LionKing1 took it to Game over : #08 Domino [HCE2019] Noord-Holland, Netherlands - .11 miles  Visit Log
Visited 05/11/2019 LionKing1 took it to Game over : #07 Domino [HCE2019] Noord-Holland, Netherlands - .11 miles  Visit Log
Visited 05/11/2019 LionKing1 took it to Game over : #06 Domino [HCE2019] Noord-Holland, Netherlands - .1 miles  Visit Log
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