July 2015

More In This Issue

map-blog

The Big Divide

flagstaff-1883-blog

The Last Indian Battle

cosmo-1872-flagpole-shadow-blog

The Old West is Alive in San Diego

hole-in-the-wall-blog

Outlaw Hideouts

Black-Kettle-and-Medicine-Woman

Shot and Left for Dead

frank-hamer-blog

Frank Hamer’s First Gunfight

butch-cassidy-blog

Butch Cassidy Master Train Robber?

dime-novels-blog

Oh, Those Orange Novels

tombstone_birds-eye1881-blog

Tombstone Merchant Frank Carleton

Viva Villa lobby card_The scene with Villa and his crazed lieutenant Sierra_ Stuart Erwin

The Films of Pancho Villa

camel-corps-blog

Camels in the West

crazy-horse-memorial-blog

One Decked Out Dude

auldlangsyne_elementpreview-blog

Should Old Acquaintance be Forgot

cowboys-lost-treasure-blog

Lost Pick Mine

national-ranch-heritage-center-blog

Lubbock Pride: The National Ranching Heritage Center

harry-love-blog

Captain Harry Love

lew-wallace-blog

Lew Wallace in New Mexico

prescott-saloon-doors-blog

The Old West Alive in Prescott, Arizona, U.S.A.

john-hance-blog

John Hance

poker-alice-blog

Poker Alice

thomas-fitch-blog

The Talents of Thomas Fitch

black-noon-blog

Fifty-Five Years The Rebel: Johnny Yuma in Production

Señora Doña Maria Luz Corral de Villa

red-ghost-blog

Red Ghost

lola-comp-blog

A Whole Lotta Lola

pauline-the-cow-blog

Presidential Bovine

jim-bridger-blog

You Tell ’em Jim!

jack-stillwell-blog

Comanche Jack Stilwell

lubbock-the-american-wind-power-center-and-museum-blog

Western State of Mind: Lubbock, Texas

davycrockettgrave

David Crockett

Pancho-Villa-wearing-studio-provided-uniform_1914.

Video Villa!

fleming-parker-hanging-blog

Fleming Parker

cumbres-and-toltec-locomotive-blog

All Aboard! Cumbres & Toltec Celebrates 45 Years!

sam-bass-blog

An Outlaw’s Mentor

faro-blog

King of the Felted Green

cattle-drive-blog

When A Dollar Meant A Dollar

billy-dixon-blog

Billy Dixon Shot of the Century

wwa-logo-blog

Historic Induction of Western Writers Hall of Fame

Navajo Frank hanging in Las Vegas-New Mexico

Dragged to Death

bill-longley-blog

The Botched Hanging of Bill Longley

cowboygears2-blog

One Useful Rag

chinese-railroad-workers-blog

Beat these Records!

good-time-girls-blog

Bawdy House Gals

lizzi-tremayne-novel-blog

A New Western from the Gold Country in the Southwest Pacific!

robert-james-blog

Robert Sallee James

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Chasing Villa

movie-theater-blog

Newfangled Motion Pictures

hannie-caulder-bailey-blog

When the Count Went West

vasquez-blog

Tiburcio Vasquez

donnerpartystorm-blog

Oops

seen-the-elephant-blog

Seen the Elephant

davy-crockett-blog

Long Live the King of the Wild Frontier

Cody-WY_Power-brokers-flanking-Buffalo-Bill-Cody_1910

Rodeo Capital of the World

Cliff-Palace-Mesa-Verde

American Indian Trails of the West

Wyomings-125th-Anniversary

Wyoming at 125: Still Bucking

Strawberry-milk-shake_shaken-up-flavored-milk

Milkshake Mix-Up

Battle of Platte Bridge Station 150th anniversary

July 2015 Events

John-Read_Park-Manager

John Read

john waynes brother

Does “cookie” refer to cook?

john waynes brother

Who was hired killer Bob Higdon?

john waynes brother

Will you recommend a dictionary of American West language and slang?

john waynes brother

Why do airplane paratroopers shout “Geronimo” when they jump?

john waynes brother

Did gunfighters practice shooting?

Pancho-Via-Photos

Pancho in Pictures

Walter-E-Pittman_Author

On the Western Trail of the Civil War with Walter Earl Pittman

Rough Drafts 7/15

Fire-set-by-the-Villistas_-March-9_El-Paso-TX_photographer-Otis-A-Aultman-captured-aftermath

Studying Villa’s Raid

Trail’s End for a Southern Son

The “Apocryphal Cantos” of Walter Noble Burns

Manifest Destiny on the Rio Grande

John James Audubon

Sitting Bull’s Nemesis