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Cow Poke, 1965

Features: Flippers (2), Pop bumpers (3), Passive bumpers (3), Slingshots (2), Roto-targets (2), Standup target (1). Mechanical backbox animation (horse kicks cowboy).
Manufacturer: D. Gottlieb & Company (1931-1977) [Trade Name: Gottlieb]
Date of Manufacture: May, 1965
Players: May, 1965 / 1
Year: 1965
Production: 1,256 units   (confirmed)
Model Number: 223
Theme: American West
Design by: Wayne Neyens
Art by: Roy Parker
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Machine Type: Electro-mechanical (EM) 
Notes: The replay version is Gottlieb's 1965 'Buckaroo'. Compare these playfields to that of Gottlieb's 1962 'Flipper Cowboy'. It was not uncommon for operators in Italy to modify games for 5-digit scoring. Most often, the new digit was a fake "0" but in some cases they added a real counter. We previously showed a date for this game of June 1965. The new date is per Gottlieb documentation.
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