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Old 11-20-2019, 12:15 AM
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Deadmans hand. Ok I get that there seems to be a huge debate on what cards Wild Bill was really holding. But what I would be interested in is were those cards indexed? Either by small letters and numbers "squezzers". Or larger numbers more like today's cards.
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Old 11-20-2019, 12:17 AM
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You should have probably put this in Cafe or Game instead.
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Old 11-20-2019, 12:28 AM
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Reported for forum change.

This allegedly is James Butler Hitchcock's actual poker hand, framed on the wall of a Deadwood, SD saloon. The cards are marked only by the suit spots without any numbers.

https://lclalor.files.wordpress.com/...992.jpg?w=1200
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Old 11-20-2019, 02:38 AM
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