quote: shite I'm knocking down 3 coons a night under my feeder out behind the house! If anyone want to buy those nasty frickers.....I'm sure my garbage man would appreciate not having to open the lid of my raccon body filled trashcan twice a week!
i used to sell coon hides at yarbroughs and the meat to a little old black lady that ran the little country stow in clayton. seems like i was getting about $18 a hide for a pretty good one and $2 for the meat, so it averaged about $20 a coon. This was in the early to mid 1970's.
eta: and shootin' em with the same 10-22 that i shoot squirrels with today..