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Unless a man has considerable skill with and reliance in his weapon, he will not remain cool in the presence of dangerous game close by.  - Townsend Whelen
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According to "The Collected Works of Abraham Lincoln: 1858-1860" (Rutgers University Press, 1953), "tradition has come to attribute to the Clinton speeches [September 1858 speech in Clinton, Illinois] one of Lincoln's most famous utterances..." - Although, according to "They Never Said It : A Book of Fake Quotes, Misquotes, and Misleading Attributions" (Oxford University Press, May 18, 1989), there is no substantial evidence to support the attribution.
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Bio: Townsend Whelen, called Townie by his friends, was an American hunter, soldier, writer, outdoorsman and rifleman.

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