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Thank you to all of
our wonderful customers
for a great year.
We really appreciate you
and wish you
a Merry Christmas
and a Prosperous 2017!

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Rick left us such a nice review, we had to share it. High praise indeed. We can't take all the credit though. It's easy to be friendly when we have such great customers. People that love the outdoors and military surplus are our kind of people! Thanks, Rick… we hope you make it up to Montana to see us again.

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Santa keeps us pretty busy
at this time of year
but we're never too busy
to appreciate our customers.
Thank you for a wonderful year
and we look forward
to serving you in 2016!

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There’s nothing more patriotic or fitting than an Army Navy store displaying the American flag. So we commissioned Underground Culture Krew do a flag mural on our shipping/receiving door.

We rent our extra building space to Tyson Middle, owner of Underground Culture Krew (aka UCK). Their art is a new twist on a traditional symbol. They specialize in legal graffiti which has become a huge genre across the U.S.

They did a great job and we’re very proud to be 'waving' the red, white and blue in such a huge way. Be sure to honk loudly and wave wildly to show your patriotism when you see it! Better yet, drop on in — you can visit us and give a big shout-out to the guys at UCK at the same time.

Here are a few words from Tyson Middle, owner of Underground Culture Krew:

Underground Culture Krew is an art gallery of like-minded artists dedicated to creating a safe and accepting environment for the development of all forms of artistic expression. Specializing in graffiti, street art, urban art, modern art, photography and art supplies. The goal of UCK is to create and develop a stimulating environment that reflects and enhances the city’s heritage, diversity, and character through public art.

 

Underground Culture Krew originally opened its doors on February 1st, 2013 at its first location on 3rd street. Shortly after being in business for only one year we had to begin to look for a larger location that offered more amenities. UCK was very fortunate to find its current location in the same building as Billings Army Navy Surplus on North 29th Street. It’s a great location that is much bigger and has a lot to offer the gallery.

 

Eddie Schmidt has been a great landlord and has been very accepting of what UCK is all about. Paint, public art, and gallery shows. Not too long ago, Eddie asked us to paint his shipping/receiving door with an American flag. The artist, Michael Martin (photo below), crushed the realistic style that Eddie wanted to achieve on the door. Feel free to check out the work, you can’t miss it on Montana Avenue!

Tyson Middle, owner
Underground Culture Krew (aka UCK)

 

flag-in-process

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It is hard to believe that it has been almost a year since we lost our dear friend and co-worker, Tom Jacobson. Hardly a day goes by that we don't think about Tom. It could be a customer stopping by for a beer and reminiscing, a new product we get in and one of us saying “Wow, Tom would have loved this”, or maybe just a song that comes on the radio. He may be gone, but he is far from forgotten!

If you knew and loved Tom like we did, please stop by the store on the one year anniversary of his death, Friday May 1st, between 4:00 and 6:00 pm. Share a story, have a laugh, or maybe even shed a tear — but let’s raise a glass to the memory of a truly ‘one of a kind’ great guy!

Tom raising a beerTom and one of his antics

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