October 2011

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Who is the Indian who appeared on a TV talk show, claiming to have been at the Little Big Horn as a child?

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Where is Morgan Earp’s wife, Louisa, buried?

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True West Book of the Month

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The Assassination of Governor Boggs

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The Doctor’s Lady

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Rawhide Ranger, Ira Aten

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Violent Encounters

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Quantrill at Lawrence: The Untold Story

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On the Trail of the Dalton Gang

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The Modern Tom Wilsons

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Gretchen Wilson

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The Tombstone that Might Have Been

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Judgment of Paris

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Six-Guns Blaze in Smokewood, Nevada

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Buckin’ for Buck

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Berries, and I Don’t Mean Whistle

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What’s It Like to Live There—Topeka, Kansas

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Did Doc Holliday Start the Fight?

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Artists We Love

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Wall Drug of South Dakota

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Wall Drug of South Dakota

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Artistas & Fashionistas

How common were common-law marriages in the Old West?

The Historic Arkansas Museum has a Bowie knife that’s marked Number 1. Is it the original?

Did depositors lose their money when a bank was robbed in the Old West?

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Stan Lynde

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Sioux Success, Against All Odds

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Tributes to Kevin Jarre (1954-2011)

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October 2011 Events

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A Grave Matter

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1956’s The Last Frontier

Lone Ranger in Limbo

Harrison Ford as Wyatt Earp

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John Ford’s Stamp

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Roy Rogers Turns 100

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Deadwood Strikes Gold with Mining Relic