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What happened in the olden days when someone got caught stealing hens?

Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by Chicabee19, Oct 9, 2008.

  1. Chicabee19

    Chicabee19 Songster

    Aug 8, 2008
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    Was it like a horse thief? Hanging?
     
  2. SterlingAcres

    SterlingAcres Songster

    Apr 17, 2008
    Poconos, PA
    Didn't thieves in the middle east loose arms or hands?
     
  3. debilorrah

    debilorrah The Great Guru of Yap Premium Member

    I thought that was China that cut off your hand....
     
  4. Chicabee19

    Chicabee19 Songster

    Aug 8, 2008
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    I was really thinking mostly about the Deep South.
     
  5. kstaven

    kstaven Crowing Premium Member

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    Most places it seems people got a sound thrashing. It seemed to be effective.
     
  6. ams3651

    ams3651 Songster

    Jan 23, 2008
    NE PA
    they got a butt full of lead shot
     
  7. lauralou

    lauralou Songster

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    Tarred and feathered?
     
  8. CityGirlintheCountry

    CityGirlintheCountry Green Eggs and Hamlet

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    That would be appropriate for chicken thievery. Maybe pooped and feathered...
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  9. miss_jayne

    miss_jayne Lady_Jayne

    Jun 26, 2008
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    they took ya behind the woodshed and 'convinced' you that you shouldn't do that anymore.
     
  10. Quail_Antwerp

    Quail_Antwerp [IMG]emojione/assets/png/2665.png?v=2.2.7[/IMG]Mrs

    Aug 16, 2008
    Ohio
    Don't know about chicken rustlers, but cattle rustlers were shot.......
     

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