Film: 1930’s Regulated Deer Hunting – A Forest Service Picture

I stumbled across this vintage silent film which was recently edited and reposted by Jeff Quitney. The original film was silent with titles. I watched the film and transcribed the titles below if you want to read versus watch the film. This proves to be an interesting watch from a hunting and conservation perspective. The film gives insight into some of the deer management practices taking place in the Pisgah National Forest in the 1930s. The film is highlighting how both hunters and game wardens are used to address issues of deer overpopulation.

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Antelope Sloppy Joe Sliders

This recipe breaks almost three years of silence from my wild game kitchen, so I chose to cook what many would call, “an oldie but a goodie.” Sloppy Joe sandwiches flood my mind with fond memories from a childhood past. My daughter only eats wild meat and fish as her sources of fleshy protein the recipe is also a chance to share the nostalgia of my childhood with her in a hope to create memories of her own. Oh yeah, pineapple is in season here in South Florida so I tossed that in there for you as well. Enjoy!

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