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Which Cowboy said this?

Discussion in 'History Zone' started by BringBackThatOleTimeBoys, Mar 1, 2013.

  1. BringBackThatOleTimeBoys

    BringBackThatOleTimeBoys Well-Known Member

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    This may have been a requote of a requote.

    Back in the 70's or earlier, I think a player said this, but may not have been the first Cowboy to say this. And he was actually quoting Winston Churchill.

    Names?
  2. jobberone

    jobberone Right turn Clyde Staff Member

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    Money is like manure. If you spread it around it does a lot of good. But if you pile it up in one place it stinks like hell.

    Murchison, Jr., Clint
  3. BringBackThatOleTimeBoys

    BringBackThatOleTimeBoys Well-Known Member

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    ^ Google agrees with you - Clint Murchison said it.

    What I'm hoping to find out about 40 years later (yes, that's a l-o-n-g time) is apparently one of the players requoted that and hoping to identify who it might be.
  4. Plankton

    Plankton Well-Known Member

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    It was Clint Murchison Sr. He said this to both of his surviving sons, Clint Jr. and John Dabney when he set them up with their seed money for Murchison Brothers.

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