Tag: Outlaw

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Tulsa Jack

William Blake was better known by the handle “Tulsa Jack.” The cowboy went to the dark side in 1892 when he joined Bill …

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The Dodge City War

What became known as the “Dodge City War” began when Luke Short returned to Dodge in April, 1881 and went to work at the…

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Millard Fillmore Leech

Millard Fillmore Leech had his moment of fame in September 1877.  A clerk at a mercantile in Ogallala, Nebraska, when he…

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Bandit Queen Belle Starr

Myra Maybelle Shirley, was another Old West personality who might have been forgotten had she not been reinvented by a n…

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Big Nose George Parrot

George Parrot, whose real name was George Manuse was a small time rustler and outlaw with a large nose, hence the nickna…

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