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Tombstone, Arizona

Tombstone, Arizona

The legendary town celebrates its classic Western movie.     It’s high noon on a Friday in Tombstone. Tourists in shorts and sandals are...

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Tombstone: A Reckoning

Tombstone: A Reckoning

Thirty years after the popular film’s release, it might be the most influential Western of all time.   In 1993, Walt Disney’s Hollywood...

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Dana Delany

Dana Delany

The woman who wanted the West tells her side of the story of Tombstone and more.   "I’m a huge fan of the Western,” Dana Delany says. “I just...

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Clum in the Cold

Clum in the Cold

  John Clum’s great adventure in Alaska is still legendary. John Clum is best known for his two years in Tombstone, serving as mayor,...

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O.K. Boomers

O.K. Boomers

Wyatt Earp was a Boomer. As are most of the writers and historians arguing about him in this issue. Granted, the term Boomer has slightly different...

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Bar None

Bar None

The long-gone bars, honky-tonks and saloons I grew up in are more than memories. When I was on the women’s panel at the Tucson Festival of Books...

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