Why Is It Called a Billy Club?

Answer

The term Billy Club was invented in Victorian England in the 1800s. It is slang for a burglar's crowbar. Billy clubs are also known as batons or truncheons.
Q&A Related to "Why Is It Called a Billy Club?"
The origin of Billy clubs lies in the Australian use of the word Billy to describe
http://www.chacha.com/question/why-are-they-called...
He has been awarded an honorary doctorate by a number of colleges. A doctorate (such as a Ph.D. or D.D.doctor of divinity) even an honorary one (that is, one not earned through academic
http://wiki.answers.com/Q/Why_is_Billy_Graham_call...
From their "About us" page ( About Us - Menlo Circus Club. IN 1920, A GROUP OF YOUNG GIRLS GATHERED ON AN ATHERTON ESTATE TO PLAY AND RIDE THEIR PONIES.As young children
http://www.quora.com/Silicon-Valley/Why-is-it-call...
The editor of the Las Vegas Gazette named J.H. Koogler wrote an article about the famous outlaw in 1880, and called him "Billy the Kid" as an alias.
http://www.kgbanswers.com/why-did-they-call-him-bi...
About -  Privacy -  Careers -  Ask Blog -  Mobile -  Help -  Feedback  -  Sitemap  © 2014 Ask.com