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Comanche Indians Had Many Uses for Buffalo

The Comanche Indians of Texas used the buffalo in the following manner: the meat for food; the brains and liver for softening leather; horns and skulls for ladles and vessels; the shoulder blades for hoes, picks and knives; tendons for bow strings; tail hair for ropes and belts; and hides for bridles, saddles, shields, moccasins, bags, shirts, beds, robes, etc.

Hamilton Herald News, Special Edition, 1958