Featured civil war toy called a whizzer (1851 Large cent with two holes)

Discussion in 'Coin Chat' started by Southernman189, Jan 1, 2019.

  1. lordmarcovan

    lordmarcovan Eclectic & odd Moderator

    I wore this album out in the late '80s. :headphone:

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  3. Tin_Man_0

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    When I was a kid we used bottle caps. Smashed flat with a couple of holes and a string. Just because we were all about destruction at that age, we'd put a sharp edge on it or cut out little pieces to make a saw blade and have "whizzer wars" if you want to call it that. basically just a couple of us kids just spinning that sucker as fast as possible trying to cut each other's string while going head to head with the whizzers them selves.
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  4. Southernman189

    Southernman189 Active Member

    durn, why didn't I think of that as a kid, sound fun
  5. Swan

    Swan A millon dollars short of being a millionaire

    I found this one back in the 70's. Now I'm wondering if it was a button, whizzer or bracelet. Or it got bit by a rattlesnake. IMG_0487 (2).JPG
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  7. Heavymetal

    Heavymetal Well-Known Member

    I have a large cent with two holes. Always wondered,now I know. Thanks CT folks
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