|Few wagons were used in the Sahara, but in our fantasy
world of the Red Shadow, whose adventures share more similarity with Hollywood
than History, it was necessary to bring entertainment to the Legion, as
they consolidated their positions in North Africa.
So then, Madame Thibedeaux brings her Mobile Army Whorehouse
to Figuig, escorted by a detachment of La Legion, trying hard to keep their
minds on the job in hand
Madame Thibedeaux' Mobile
Dames de la Plus Haute Qualité
|The Wagon is from a Days Gone By set, perhaps matchbox
of Lledo, I don't remember, but was sold as a railroad wagon. It is in
1/60th scale so fits well with 28 mm figures. The dancing ladies are from
Irregular miniatures, and there are more ladies available, particularly
from Dixon's Wild West range. I would show you them, but I need your 20
The boxes on the roof are luggage or chests from various
manufacturers. The spare mattress on the roof, not very visible from the
photo, is made from sculpy (modeling plastic you bake in the oven to harden).
The draft horses are from Foundry.
Madam's next major upgrade will be pneumatic
which she hears are all the rage in Paris
The side panel is painted up on the computer, much like
the flags on Warflag.
majority of the images displayed in the "cast" section were taken on a
Coolpix 900 Digital Camera.
of the then were scanned on a flatbed scanner by laying the figure directly
on the glass.
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