Gabby had known Judge Roll for years, and Gabe was a cherished member of her staff.
Shuck went on to become a drill sergeant and Gabe was assigned to a new handler.
Ultimately, Gabe was allowed to retire and was adopted by Shuck.
So when Chicago auctioneer Gabe Fajuri first got a cold call from Collins describing the box, he was skeptical.
“In it to win it,” Gabe concluded, before the three erupted with laughter.
Gabe Werner was destined to turn up in their path unexpectedly and cause them not a little trouble.
"Gabe say thisyer ain't his colt," answered the stable hand.
Den Moye flogged him till he war 'most dead, and arter dat chained him up in de ole cabin and Gabe him 'most nuffin' to eat.
"I thought he was a kin' o' pious ole gentleman," said Gabe.
Big Gabe was almost entirely cleaned out of provisions, but he did not murmur because of that.