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Tombstone Redux

Tombstone Redux

Let’s find someone to refilm Kevin Jarre’s original script and complete his dream. Thanks to Jeff Morey, the historical consultant on Tombstone I...

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OK Corral Aftermath

OK Corral Aftermath

The judge received death threats that may have worked. For Tombstone Justice of the Peace Wells Spicer, his decision to dismiss murder charges...

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OK Corral Aftermath

A Shotgun Wedding?

Actually, it was a pistol that forced Wells Spicer to marry. Tombstone Justice of the Peace Wells Spicer must have had a way with the ladies. In...

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An O.K. Day!

An O.K. Day!

Funny what a hunch can produce. I didn’t see any ads or notices about the event in Tombstone. I just knew I had to be there, in the corral, for the...

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William Hunsaker

William Hunsaker

One of the forgotten men of the OK Corral hearing was William Hunsaker. He was the law partner of the celebrated Tom Fitch—but he had his own...

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Ho! Ho! Ho!

Ho! Ho! Ho!

Sweet treats were greatly anticipated and appreciated at Christmastime on the American frontier. Allie Earp recalled how much her husband, Virgil,...

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He Missed the Scoop

He Missed the Scoop

John Clum was busy when the Tombstone street fight took place.   It’s entirely possible to get so engrossed in a task that one misses a big...

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