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Old March 4, 2010, 07:53 PM   #19
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The american bison was almost put into complete extinction by the colt .45
What??!! Where in the world did you come up with that? Were you thinking of the .45-70 rifle? I am sure there were buffalo killed with the .45-70, but the main gun used to nearly eradicate the buffalo was, as Art said, the various calibers of Sharps rifles.
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