lawmen
Bounties

Bounties

How was reward money collected in the Old West? Was it paid out by local law enforcement, banks, the court system, or did it come from some other...

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Crossing the Line

Crossing the Line

Johnny Owens used trickery to arrest an outlaw. Johnny Owens was the sheriff of Weston County, based out of Newcastle, Wyoming (photo) in the early...

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Heck Thomas

Heck Thomas

Henry Andrew (Heck) Thomas was one of the Old West's most effective lawmen, rounding dozens of notorious desperados. His resume was most impressive,...

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