Once again the Friends of Fort Laurens are raffling off a Navy Arms Second Model "Brown Bess" musket! The kit-built musket has been completed by Jay Reynolds, gunsmith for the Ohio Historical Society. ALL proceeds from this raffle go toward raising money to reconstruct Fort Lauren's--Ohio's only Revolutionary War fort.
The drawing will be held November 21st, 1998 and the winner will be announced in this publication. Tickets are $1.00 per ticket or $5.00 for six tickets.
Please include a Self-addressed, stamped envelope so we can return your ticket stubs. The Friends of Fort Laurens is a private, non-profit group dedicated to raising public awareness of the Fort Laurens site and to reconstructing the fort.
Tickets can be purchased by sending a check or money order (made out to "Friends of Fort Laurens") or cash to:
121 Belleflower NW
Canton, OH 44708
1919 Yale Avenue NW
Canton, OH 44709
4665 Carmont SW
Navarne, OH 44662