Monthly Archives: July 2012

The world exploded into color!

Previously: Black powder weapons leave a lot of gun smoke, unlike modern weapons, and as the light breeze began to move the smoke after the gunfire stopped, Marshal Blackmon surveyed the carnage. There were twenty-two dead or mortally wounded. Somehow, … Continue reading

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Gunfight and Aftermath

Previously: A few hours later they began to arrive in Dreadwood—first to gather were the various business owners, followed by Town Marshal Boomer Jack, Chief Deputy Town Marshal Erik Hare, Deputy Town Marshal Jay Cooper and Deputy US Marshal Susan … Continue reading

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Dreadwood’s last gunfight

Previously: “Flutters! Glad you are here, we have an important message for Marshal Blackmon that you must deliver immediately.” “Master says I must rest a bit before my wings fall off.” “How long?” Daisy wasn’t unsympathetic, but the message HAD … Continue reading

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Philistine Bulgebottom and his henchmen

Previously: Susan remained convinced that Boomer had gone rogue and had half a mind to tell the famous Wild Bill Hickok what she knew, but decided to wait a bit. She took their breakfast orders and served them with the … Continue reading

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“… You are a corrupt marshal, sir.”

Previously: “Well, I’ll bet the restaurant is open,” Hickok suggested as he turned to the others, “Will you fellas drag these two over to the undertakers for me and the marshal?” “Food might help,” Boomer said as they started for … Continue reading

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“He’s been evicted”

Previously: Before his hand reached the butt of his old Colt .44, both Susie and Jay had their Peacemakers drawn and pointing at his fat head, “Take a long, close look at our badges, fat-boy.” “Y-y-you’re marshals?” “Yes, and we’re … Continue reading

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Hickok stood up…

Previously: Through the window he could see a poker game in progress, and almost too late he noticed Deputy Hickok seated with his back to the window… At roughly the same time outside the “rustler’s” bunkhouse, Chief Deputy US Marshal … Continue reading

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Sleepless

Previously: It was dark when they arrived at the Triple Bar-X, “Dismount here. Horses go quietly into the corral and find any sentient horses and make them ready to come quickly when called. PepperCooper, go with the horses and open … Continue reading

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They arrived at the Triple Bar-X

Previously: They hadn’t spoken in hours; the vast expanse of—nothing had long-since eliminated that—until Larry burst into song: “Wyatt Earp, Wyatt Earp/ Brave couragious and bold/ Long live his fame/ And long live his glory/ And long may his story … Continue reading

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“Well, Mr. Derby, tell me your tale.”

Previously: About the time Jay pronounced the coffee done [One of the benefits of returning to modern Danger Bay, GENTLE READER, was Cujo allowing them to bring back a haversack filled with Hiram Silverthorn’s Northwoods-Roast dark coffee—knowing full well that … Continue reading

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