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Annie Oakley

Annie Oakley wasn’t born in the West and never lived there, but she looked like a cowgirl for much of her life and earned her living by riding and shooting in Wild West shows which has made her into a Western legend. 633 more words


Cowgirls of the Past

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Horseman's Directory

Chief Sitting Bull (c.1831-1890)

Chief Sitting Bull

“The Great Spirit has given our enemies to us.  We are to destroy them.”

  • Sitting Bull was named Jumping Badger at birth, but was nicknamed…
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Bentley, Wood and Clarke

Notes on Alf and Vi Bentley (nee Wood) and Annie Clarke (nee Oakley)

See interview  tapes 67, 88, 89 and 146.

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Little Sure Shot

The nickname of real life frontier sharp-shooter Annie Oakley, allegedly given to her by Sitting Bull. She was a featured attraction in Buffalo Bill’s Wild West Show. 577 more words

Showbiz Nicknames

3rd November - On This Day In History


1921 Charles Bronson (actor)


1926 Annie Oakley (shooter)

On This Day:

1903 Panama granted independence by Colombia

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ON THIS DAY: November 1, 2016

November 1st is

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Native American Heritage Month *

Prime Meridian Day *

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