don't need no stinkin' Badges!!"
yelled back at Humphrey Bogart's character, by a Mexican
Bandito, in the classic movie, The Treasure of
the Sierra Madre. But in the Old West of the last
part of the 19th century a Ranger, Marshal, Sheriff,
or Agent Badge was a much sought after office. With
the badge went the job, and if you had the stomach
to enforce the law - it was a fairly good paying job
compared to many on the western frontier.
got a collection of over 40 badges that are exact
replicas of the very same badges made famous by the
Earp Brothers, Wild Bill Hickok, Pat Garrett and many
other lesser known individuals. And now you can have
Dear TLBW, We got the badges today and they are fantastic!
Thank you so much for your help.
Delaware Theatre Company
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Each Old West replica badge is cast from steel and
brass, then the badge is double stamped and silver
The badges are similar in size and weight to the
shipping charges are for mainland USA. For
shipping to other states, Canada and South America,
please add the 10 dollar shipping option. Overseas
orders add the 20.00 dollar addtional shipping option.
ARE NOT: Appraisers, buyers, or dealers
in old hats, leather, pictures, posters, badges,
or any other western or antique memorabilia. Please
Note: Over time these badges acquire a nice patina
badges are $10.95 USD each. Shipping is $9.00 extra.
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all started with the classic movie from the
1930s - "The Treasure of the Sierra
Madre" and then in the 1970s
it was spoofed in the Mel Brook's movie "Blazing
Saddles". Now a days it's heard regularly
on TV Dramas and sitcoms, like Friends.
High quality replica badge. Comes in gift box
with story card.
BADGE for $10.95. :: $9.00 is added for shipping.
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of our old west badges for $21.00
Bucks. Shipping is $9.00
TOTAL = $30.00
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of our old west badges for $31.00
Bucks. Shipping is $9.00
TOTAL = $40.00
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Each Old West replica badge is cast
from steel and brass, then the badge
is double stamped and silver plated.The
badges are similar in size and weight
to the originals.
Old West Badges
in 3 classic styles: Marshal, Sheriff, and Brothel
Inspector. Now you can add that final cowboy
flavor to your business, event, or association.
Based on original designs from the Wild West
these badges are top notch replicas in weight
and look of the originals.
about Custom Western Badges
is the difference between a Marshal and a Sheriff?
In the old west the powers of the Sheriff and those
of a Marshal often overlapped and at times became
blurred. Some towns had a Sheriff others had a Marshal.
Some Sheriff's were appointed by Counties - so they
would be County Sheriffs - but didn't have jurisdiction
in any towns within them. The Peace Officer appointed/elected
by the town was the final word on law enforcement
within town limits. So
who out ranks who? Any Peace officer appointed by
the Federal Government or Judicial System has the
most sweeping powers. A U.S. Marshal can go anywhere
and do virtually anything in his pursuit of a felon.
is what County Sheriff Johnnie Behan thought he
had to arrest Wyatt Earp, after Earp and his boys
had exacted some revenge for the murder of his brother
Morgan and the crippling of Virgil by bushwackers.
Behan was a known sympathizer of the "Cowboys"
led by Ike Clanton, and this is how an exchange
with Earp went, as reported by an eye witness.
"Wyatt I want to see you. . . ."
if yer not careful," Earp replied, "you'll
see me once too often. . . ."
Cowboy Hats from The Last Best West
In today's world of depleting Ozone
and the rise of melanoma and skin cancer
- everyone needs a good hat to shield
their face and neck from the harmful
effects of the sun. What could be more
timeless and useful than a fine fur-felt
Cowboy Hat? It will keep your face and
neck in constant shade - regardless
of the position of the sun, and your
eyes and lips will say thankee-thankee.
It'll be your friend for life and will
age just as gracefully as you!
give you what you want.
to your Specifications. If you don't
see what you want - send us a picture
- and we'll make our version of that
Cowboy Hats - Authentic Designs
researched the designs based on historical
photos and original mail order
catalogues from the late 1800's and the
early decades of the 20th Century. Of
particular help was the Smithsonian Website,
the Library, and the archives of the Glenbow
Museum in Calgary. And of course those
great Hollywood Westerns.
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