Monday, April 5, 2010

Meet a Bear Monday

Hello, everyone, it is Monday
again and time to meet another
bear...He is from Boyd's....
Since this is April, and the Civil
War started in April, I thought I
would post my Civil War Bears.
This is "Mason" and he is dressed in
a Civil War uniform, for the Union.
I think the dealers could sell them,
only after they had been out a year.
Otherwise, you had to get them at
the big barn in Gettysburg....
They had an expert on Civil
War clothing, design the outfits for
the uniforms, plus the outfits for the
Mrs, that goes along with them.  Next
week, I will show you Mrs. Mason.

On his foot it says
"Exclusive Civil War Edition"...

A close up of his face....You can't
tell it in the photos, but he is wearing
 a button up the front, muslin shirt and
he has suspenders, to hold up his pants.
His jacket is navy blue, where as the
Confederate soldier's is gray. I have
all four of them and they all sit on a
wooden bench in the living room...
I love these bears!

I hope you bear lovers out there, like
these bears, as much as I do....

Until next time~

Bear Hugs~Karen


  1. Hi Karen: It's great to see you post these Civil War bears. I don't have these guys, but I do have the Bearstone pieces that match them. Some day we have to go to the Boyds Bear Museum!!! That is on my bucket list. If I get a job after my classes...I am saving up to go!!! LOL Thanks for sharing your beautiful bears.

    Bear Hugs,
    Carol :o}

  2. Love that face. :)

  3. Hi Karen, love your header picture...he is the cutest bear :) I love your Civil War bears...I'm a avid Civil War buff, my family is from Gettysburg AND the Boyd Barn is there, have you ever been to the Barn?? It is beautiful and so many bears to bring home :) I want them all!!

    Have a great week!

  4. ohmygoodness, he is one handsome bear and certainly proud to do his duty for his country. I love seeing your bears too.



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Bear Hugs~Karen