In the 1870s and 1880s, Dodge City was known as the wickedest in the American West. But gunmen, horse thieves, and desperadoes of every sort finally lost their bloody battle with vigilantes, troopers, railroad men and heroic peace officers. q(Stanley) Vestal astutely plays it soft and quiet, presenting the documented facts, leaving his reader free to make of them what he willq. 8 photos.whether or not, or to what degree, Dodge was able to tame the Texans, during Earpa#39;s service there. Wyatt Earpa#39;s name ... During this period of exactly thirteen months Wyatt Earp arrested or filed complaints against thirty-five persons. The totalanbsp;...
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