Yellow boy


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a gold coin, as a guinea.

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The latest leverguns from Uberti take us all the way back to the days of the 1860 Henry and the 1866 Yellow Boy.
The brightly stacked bubbles of Jamie Walker's Yellow Boy provided viewers with an abstract idea of human form that, even while lacking facial features, hair or limbs, still managed to convey the effervescent energy of youth.
In my February 04 issue, I found an article on the Henry Yellow Boy .
Cimarron Arms' Mike and Mary Lou Harvey hold an engraved '66 Yellow Boy carbine as one of 80 rifles and pistols on display; Tony Aeschliman displays the new model .
A person with any feeling whatsoever for the romance of our country's history will surely feel his soul and imagination stirred just by picking up Cimarron's Model 1866 Yellow Boy.
When Oliver Winchester lent his name to a levergun, the first Winchester rifle came forth as the 1866, or as it was soon called due to its brass frame, the Yellow Boy.
The 1860 Henry evolved into the 1866 Yellow Boy with a loading gate replacing the tube loading magazine of the Henry.
The 1860 evolved into the 1866 Yellow Boy and when the Winchester 1873, often regarded as "The Gun That Won the West.
When Oliver Winchester lent his name to a levergun, the first Winchester came forth as the Model 1866, or as it was soon called due to its brass frame, the Yellow Boy.
How do you explain to little black, brown and yellow boys that not all police officers are bad?
The Magpies then had to absorb a spell of pressure from the home side as the Yellow Boys penned United in their own half.
But how he set--I know not-- There seemed to be a purple stile That little Yellow boys and girls Were climbing all the while-- Till when they reached the other side, A Dominie in Gray-- Put gently up the evening Bars--