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« on: August 22, 2008, 08:43:41 PM »

from the July 11, 1929 Trotter & Pacer.

He Should Have Asked for a Sandwich

"I want to get a bottle of Absorbine."
"All right, now what else?"
"Oh, yes, and a pair of bell rubber boots."
"Sorry, sir, but we haven't them."
"Well, this is a fine drug store."
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« Reply #1 on: August 23, 2008, 06:53:46 AM »

from the July 11, 1929 Trotter & Pacer.

He Should Have Asked for a Sandwich

"I want to get a bottle of Absorbine."
"All right, now what else?"
"Oh, yes, and a pair of bell rubber boots."
"Sorry, sir, but we haven't them."
"Well, this is a fine drug store."

I know up until just a few years ago my hometown corner drug store still carried the original Absorbine.
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I am just an old "Hoss" trainer, that has been raced hard and put away wet. 
As my Friend from Maine(Ora Stratton) says "There are horse trainers, and then there are real "Hoss" trainers.
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« Reply #2 on: August 23, 2008, 10:23:29 AM »

looking,
              I guess you missed the VERY DRY 1929 writers humor?

The joke was in the request for bell boots Wink
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