: a Western writer describing the effects of tangle-foot whiskey
Liquor, esp cheap whiskey (1859+)
You remember Scurry--that educated horse-wrangler we had-- the college fellow that tangle-foot drove to the range?
I wuz sort o dazed n blinded, n felt ez if the prisipasses n the mountains wuz all on a tangle-foot drunk, staggerin like.
You remember Scurry—that educated horse-wrangler we had—the college fellow that tangle-foot drove to the range?
So, you see, it wasn't the dope evil that made me bind him in the chains of tangle-foot and force his putrid company on an angel.