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    Cabinet Card of the "Original Singing Cowboy". 3.5" x 5". This rather androgynous young man is decked out in fringed leather chaps, pistols, a rather spectacular hat and holds a whip in his hands. There is a partial inscription on the verso which reads: "Montgomery, Ala 11/11/09 / H. G. Maurer/ With best wishes from/ The original/ Singing Cowboy...". Sadly the image has been trimmed and the singing cowboy's name has been mostly cut off. Further research might ultimately bring his name to light. From the Emory A. Cantey Western Collection.

    Condition: Trimmed with a small area of loss at the top which doesn't affect the image, otherwise in very good condition.


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    Auction Dates
    January, 2009
    23rd-24th Friday-Saturday
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