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Buffalo Nickels ... I remember when they once

March 18, 2019 03:48AM avatar
must have roamed in big numbers and grazed the big grassy parks and other public access locations because I found them often in the latter '60s and on until the early '80s. It's almost like they were thinned from existence from all the hunting that was going on in that era. From about '83 to '90 I started finding 2X to 5X more 'V' Nickels and even Shield Nickels than Buffalo's. So for the past decade or so I almost get more excited when I recover a Buff than I do a 'V' or Shield.

Nabbing two in a day is impressive. Ought to put a feather in your cap for that achievement.

Glad you got out. Now that spring has arrived on this side of the state, I hope to start doing the same.


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Buffalo's and wheat Attachments

zincoln 193 March 17, 2019 08:00PM

Forgot to add this from the hunt Attachments

zincoln 105 March 18, 2019 09:45PM

Re: Forgot to add this from the hunt

Timbertodd 107 March 19, 2019 06:26AM

I like these unique items too N/T

Remfire 94 March 18, 2019 10:18PM

Buffalo Nickels ... I remember when they once

Monte 120 March 18, 2019 03:48AM

Re: Buffalo Nickels ... I remember when they once

zincoln 103 March 18, 2019 04:55PM

You got me curious.

OregonGregg 96 March 18, 2019 05:40PM

Re: You got me curious.

zincoln 112 March 18, 2019 08:38PM

Re: You got me curious.

OregonGregg 113 March 19, 2019 07:30AM

"Monte's stories from the early days .... his Shield Nickel Count, ..."

Monte 137 March 18, 2019 06:12PM

Re: Buffalo's and wheat nice

Kickindirt 106 March 17, 2019 10:58PM

GoodYear -

UtahRich 113 March 17, 2019 10:34PM

Re: Buffalo's and wheat

jmaryt 81 March 17, 2019 09:39PM

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