May 2012

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Thom Ross

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Sizing Up

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Jerks in Arizona History

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Romance Maker

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Bonanzas & Borrascas

Wild Bill Hickok and the Wrath of the Dead Rabbits

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10 for 10: Leadville, Colorado

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The “Crazy” Dose

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Walking Little Big Horn

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Black Bart’s Bad Day

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Roger Archibald

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Keepers of the Seed

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Silver City’s Treasure

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Sauerkraut Scout

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Salty Thieves

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From Vaqueros to Buckaroos

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Land-Hungry Pioneers

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Song of My Heart

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Blood Storm

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The Loner: Inferno

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Bicycling the Oregon Trail

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New Mexico’s Top 10 Paintings

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Howard Bryan (1920-2011)

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Statehood of Affairs

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How Did Indians Bring Down Buffalo With Primitive Weapons?

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A Wild Time at Wildy Well

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Zebulon Pike, Thomas Jefferson, and the Opening of the American West

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Six Forgotten Film Classics

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Where did the idea for a star-shaped lawman’s badge originate?

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Who is California Joe?

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I watched a Western showing entire wagons sunk in quicksand. Did that really happen in the Old West?

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What is the Bisbee Massacre?

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What is the purpose of a saddle ring?

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The May 1975 Real West magazine published a photo, submitted by George Hart, featuring numerous Old West icons. Is it authentic?

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10 for 10: St. Louis, Missouri

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Got a Spare?

Baseball’s Gateway to the West