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Quote Originally Posted by benjiboy View Post

That was actually a reference to something George S. Patton said, regarding his ivory handled Smith & Wesson revolver. When someone called it pearl handled, GSP responded "only a New Orleans pimp would carry a pearl handled revolver".
I seem to remember vaguely reading that before somewhere, I think his S&W revolvers were some of the first .357 magnums that they ever made, George Patton was one of the richest officers in the U.S Army.