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Yeeeeeeeee-haw! Mark’s Buffalo Bill postcard is 100 years old

By Staff Report

January 24, 2007 at 12:31 pm  | Mobile Reader | Pring this storyPrint 

Mark Scoggins loves cowboys and the Wild West, and his prize possession is a rare postcard that advertises the Wild West show that Buffalo Bill Cody took to Bologna, Italy, in 1906.

He found the postcard at an attic sale in Baton Rouge in 1997 and bought it for a dime. A collector offered him $200 for it. But Scoggins, of Paradis, says, “I wouldn’t sell it for twice that much.”

Got something bigger, wilder or weirder than Mark’s Buffalo Bill postcard? We want to feature YOU in the St. Charles Herald-Guide.

Write: editor@heraldguide.com or post a letter describing what you’ve got to: Can you top this? P.O. Box 1199, Boutte, LA 70039.
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