Tuesday, October 2, 2012

Crockett's Canines


Davy Crockett was all man.

Want proof? Here's what he named his dogs:
Whirlwind
Soundwell
Growler
Holdfast
Deathmaul
Grim

And of course, his (probably mythological) pet bear:
Death Hug.

Source: The World of Washington Irving, Van Wyck Brooks, 298-299.

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