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Old March 13 2009, 01:44 AM   #1
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From the Era of Captain Robert J. April

Here's the main duty uniform:

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Old March 13 2009, 02:44 AM   #2
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I rather like that. It's nice to see the use of the movie style wraparound, but subdued so that it's not so obviously a jacket.

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Old March 13 2009, 08:08 AM   #3
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Re: From the Era of Captain Robert J. April

Nifty.

But when did it become "Robert J. April"?
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Old March 13 2009, 10:54 AM   #4
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Re: From the Era of Captain Robert J. April

Since all main Captains have 'J's in their names.

James T. Kirk
Jean-Luc Picard
Benjamin Sisko
Kathryn Janeway

So to fit the pattern April needs a J.
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Old March 13 2009, 12:49 PM   #5
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Re: From the Era of Captain Robert J. April

Christopher R. Pike.....?



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Old March 13 2009, 01:29 PM   #6
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Re: From the Era of Captain Robert J. April

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Since all main Captains have 'J's in their names.

James T. Kirk
Jean-Luc Picard
Benjamin Sisko
Kathryn Janeway

So to fit the pattern April needs a J.
Not to mention Jonathon Archer.
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Old March 13 2009, 05:19 PM   #7
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Re: From the Era of Captain Robert J. April

I would propose Robert Jefferies April.

Nice work, BTW, uniderth.
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Old March 13 2009, 05:47 PM   #8
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Well, in the initial format pitch, it was Robert M. April, and later versions had it as Robert T. April (I don't recall if his middle initial was mentioned in "The Counter-Clock Incident").

Of course, there is the tradition of giving cartoon characters a middle initial of J.

Bullwinkle J. Moose.

Rocket J. Squirrel

Homer J. Simpson

Bartholomew J. Simpson
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Old March 13 2009, 06:03 PM   #9
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I think he was called 'Robert Townsend April' in something.
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Old March 13 2009, 07:25 PM   #10
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Re: From the Era of Captain Robert J. April

Don't forget John J. Sheridan, and Joseph Adama.
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Old March 13 2009, 07:55 PM   #11
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Let's not forget one of Star Trek's most celebrated commanders, J.J. Adams.
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Old March 13 2009, 08:15 PM   #12
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Abrams.
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Old March 13 2009, 08:37 PM   #13
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No, Adams, of United Space Cruiser C-57D.



See, he even has that stray forelock that marks a true starship commander.
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Old March 13 2009, 09:01 PM   #14
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I stand corrected.

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Old March 14 2009, 01:23 AM   #15
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Don't forget John J. Sheridan, and Joseph Adama.
Of course, wasn't Joseph Adama a lawyer and his son William the commander?
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