Mark Boardman

Mark Boardman is the features editor for True West Magazine, a former managing editor for Western Shooting Horse Magazine and the chief purveyor of ScarletMask Enterprises.

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Stuart’s Stranglers

Stuart’s Stranglers had a brief but deadly life in 1884.  Civic and political leader Granville Stuart formed the group a…

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Osceola’s Imprisonment

Osceola is probably the best known leader of the Seminoles.  He was not born a chief in 1804 (his father was an Englishm…