Older western character pocket knives. Help!

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Older western character pocket knives. Help!

Post by Link612 » Wed Jan 15, 2020 5:35 pm

I've tried many different searches and still cannot seem to find any information on these. Would love to get some background info if anybody can help. Thanks in advance!
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Re: Older western character pocket knives. Help!

Post by New_Windsor_NY » Wed Jan 15, 2020 8:23 pm

Link612 wrote:
Wed Jan 15, 2020 5:35 pm
I've tried many different searches and still cannot seem to find any information on these. Would love to get some background info if anybody can help. Thanks in advance!
Hi and ::welcome:: to AAPK. Sorry, these are not in my field of collecting. Here is an advertising poster from Smoky Mountain Knife Works in 1991.
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Kid: "Wish we had time to bury them fellas."
Josey Wales: "To hell with them fellas. Buzzards got to eat, same as worms."
Clint Eastwood-The Outlaw Josey Wales

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Re: Older western character pocket knives. Help!

Post by just bob » Wed Jan 15, 2020 9:49 pm

Actually the poster is from the Camillus series of Riders of the Silver Screen series knives. These are moderately priced knives and often sell for $40 - $50 each. It looks to me as if the knives in the op are much lower quality and I think are stamped USA? These sold for $4.99 each or $74.99 for the set of 17 in the 1993 / 94 SMKW catalog. You can find these on ebay for additional info. I'll scan the page from the catalog and add it tomorrow or when I get a chance.
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Re: Older western character pocket knives. Help!

Post by just bob » Thu Jan 16, 2020 1:51 pm

I think these are the same knives that are in the op.
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Re: Older western character pocket knives. Help!

Post by Link612 » Sat Jan 18, 2020 2:37 am

Thanks for the info! Much appreciated. :D

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