<< Previous  Next>> / / Evening Star  Washington, District of Columbia Jan 13, 1917 There are over two hundred million buffalo nickels in circulation. Long after the extinction of the bison,  the buffalo nickel will continue to roam the continent. / The Houston Post Houston, Texas Jan 21, 1917 (extract) “The original buffalo herds have been estimated to have contained from 30.000,000 to 60,000.000 animals (the latter figure is 6,000,000 greater than the total number of cattle in the United States according to the census of 1910), and in 1870 it was estimated that about  5,500,000 still survived – exceeding … Read more