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11-07-2002, 08:37 AM
The older players had the best nicknames.What about "Tuscaloosa Squirrel","Knoxville
Bear","The Wizard","Big-Nose Roberts".Now those are some names that conjur up the
images of big time pool!

Lester
11-07-2002, 02:30 PM
<blockquote><font class="small">Quote: Anonymous:</font><hr> The older players had the best nicknames.What about "Tuscaloosa Squirrel","Knoxville
Bear","The Wizard","Big-Nose Roberts".Now those are some names that conjur up the
images of big time pool! <hr></blockquote>&gt;&gt;&gt;&gt;&gt;In the first pool hall I started hangin in the owner was an old italian guy who nicknamed almost everyone, and it usually stuck and became used even outside the PH. We had Jake the Snake, Judge, Snotnose, the goon, Pinhead, Joe E.Brown, Cotton, Ratface, Beef Stew Grump. Everyonce in a while I run into one of these guys and everyone knew everyone by their nickname. ***Lester***