Cote d’Azur Cowboy

Here’s a turnabout…you may recognize the guy in the hat…

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Yep, His Serene Highness, Prince Albert of Monaco was in Cody, Wyoming last weekend, celebrating the 100th anniversary of his grandfather’s hunting excursion with Buffalo Bill…the first European royal to visit the US.

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Cody is home to the Buffalo Bill Museum and Albert was guest of honor at the museum’s annual patron’s ball. Well-placed sources (I.E. my sidekick, DLP) witnessed the prince, after hours, playing a mean set of bongo drums with a country western band in a well-known Cody honky tonk.  The dance floor was packed and it’s a good bet the cowgirls were wearing something a lot like these, custom made in Texas: 

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