Colt .45


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Colt .45

six-shot revolver invented by Samuel Colt and used throughout the West. [Am. Hist.: WB, 4: 684–685]
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He) launches an assault, charging police through the apartment and firing at them with a Colt .
option=com_content&view=article&id=5623:astros-plan-to-announce-fri-whether-colt-45-pistol-uniforms-to-be-worn&catid=30:mlb-news&Itemid=42), the Astros had been weighing whether to approve wearing the original Colt .
Today, Houston Astros Owner and Chairman Jim Crane announced that the Astros will, indeed, wear replicas of their original Colt .
Just when the furor had died down over caffeinated alcoholic beverages, Pabst has launched the 12% ABV Colt .
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