Photo - Annie Oakley - age 62

Photo - Annie Oakley - age 62

“I would like to see every woman know how to handle firearms as naturally as they know how to handle babies.” Annie Oakley

Photo - Annie Oakley - age 62

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3 years 35 weeks ago, 11:04 AM

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LLE

Didn't you say, that you dated her in High School?

LOL :>)

3 years 35 weeks ago, 11:38 AM

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It was her younger sister, Dotty, who also knew quite a bit about guns. I met her when Bill Cody came by Dodge, KS, for a business meeting. When Bill, Annie and Frank Butler left for dinner, we stayed in Cody's private Pullman car, and had a party of our own, with the shades down.

I still remember her screaming,"My goodness Mr. E., THAT is some big gun you have there!"

;0))

Too old to fight, Too old to run, guess that's why I carry a gun! "would someone show this asshole the way out of town".[Rabbi Avram Belinski-aka "The Frisco Kid"]
3 years 35 weeks ago, 12:06 PM

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LLE

Sounds like a line out of your short story LLE!

3 years 35 weeks ago, 12:30 PM

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READ IT!!!!!--------Thanks, Sammy

:0])

Too old to fight, Too old to run, guess that's why I carry a gun! "would someone show this asshole the way out of town".[Rabbi Avram Belinski-aka "The Frisco Kid"]
3 years 35 weeks ago, 1:18 PM

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LLE I said I did

and enjoyed it. It should be published. Is it? You old fart...

3 years 35 weeks ago, 3:04 PM

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80 is not old, even though I do seem to produce a fair amount of out-gassing.

I am glad you liked the story. I wrote it without a lot of dialogue, because I wanted it to be a template for a mini-series, and leave the dialogue to the script writers. I did not publish it "for sale", but it is copyrighted, so I can shop it around in a reasonably safe manner. So far, there have been lots of accolades, but no serious discussions, I think, because "westerns" are passe', unless you insert rockets, lasers, space vehicles and computer-generated visuals. After all, horses, cattle, western towns, saloons, bar girls, and old-timey railroads cost a lot of money.

YippieayeOcahyay

Too old to fight, Too old to run, guess that's why I carry a gun! "would someone show this asshole the way out of town".[Rabbi Avram Belinski-aka "The Frisco Kid"]
3 years 35 weeks ago, 12:05 PM

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oh it's getting deep

here.....

i tried being reasonable,i didn't like it, NRA LIFE MEMBER,USMC VETERAN
3 years 35 weeks ago, 12:32 PM

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LBC: It DID

at the time ;0))

Too old to fight, Too old to run, guess that's why I carry a gun! "would someone show this asshole the way out of town".[Rabbi Avram Belinski-aka "The Frisco Kid"]
3 years 35 weeks ago, 5:02 PM

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i learned to never

interfere with the telling of a good story,please continue....

i tried being reasonable,i didn't like it, NRA LIFE MEMBER,USMC VETERAN
3 years 35 weeks ago, 3:34 AM

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LLE..

are we talking about how last laugh got his name.. or did you pen another story.. as lucky said above..please continure..

a man has to hold his word, hold his beliefs, and hold a good sight picture.
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