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From: John Giacoletti <>
Subject: Bull Dick Whip
Date: Wed, 11 Feb 1998 01:33:35 -0500
Thus far ...
John wrote: I have found out that among the Scots-Irish farmers in
Pennsylvania there was a great deal of prestiege associated with having
this particular tool for keeping control of cattle and swine.
We then found out ...
I have seen canes made out of them,they hang them with weights then lacquer
them with many coats,they do not look good>R
>> My GOODness !! I thought some pervert got into the listgroup !!
And Linda said ...
>No! Just John! And he's right, I never read about it <grin>.
>John, do you have one?
And John was confused ...
Cane or whip?
No bull ... whip but I have seen some pretty impressive Clydesdales and
that would be more Scottish.
Ever hear of Tubalcane in the Bible? [Two ball cane - a Masonic symbol]
Used to have one of those. People think its a golf club lapel pin.
|Bull Dick Whip by John Giacoletti <>|