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Shot of Whiskey
In the old west a .45 cartridge for a six-gun cost 12 cents, so did a glass of whiskey.
If a cowhand was low on cash he would often give the bartender a cartridge in exchange for a drink.
This became known as a
"shot" of whiskey.
Tuesday, August 08, 2017