Monthly Archives: September 2012

A shooting at the Painted Lady

Previously: Meanwhile, several miles outside of Wichita (cue B-Western ominous music)… A gang of riders left Remington McCulloch’s ranch heading for Wichita with the Painted Lady Saloon and a little drinking, gambling, and womanizing in mind… And on the other … Continue reading

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A gang of riders…

Previously: A West Virginian has a way of communicating, the relaxed body, the soft drawl, the smiling face, and the eyes—during the entire conversation Jay’s eyes never wavered from the stable owner’s eyes, “These horses and that mule have carried … Continue reading

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Horse

Previously: Meanwhile, everywhere else… Big Mac & Larry met up with Boomer Jack and Randolph Kidd, and although Kidd was more than a little unhappy to work with Mac & Larry—he agreed after it was pointed-out to him that the … Continue reading

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Sadie Beteenus

Previously: Meanwhile, just North of the Dakota-Nebraska border… “Alice! Benji!” The two dog-people jumped for joy hearing Susan’s greeting and gamboled about as dogs will when reunited with their alpha-humans. Susie brought the reunion celebration to a quick halt, “We … Continue reading

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Newcomer!

Previously: Meanwhile on the rustler cattle drive outside of Wichita… “You fellas stick with the herd, me and Tom’s goin’ inta Wichita to meet up with th’ boss. We’ll be back when all’s ready t’bring th’ herd in.” And finally—back … Continue reading

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Mattie!

Previously: Just north of the Kansas-Nebraska border… Wild Bill Hickok and the Derby brothers had already headed out—for Dodge City, Kansas instead of Wichita acting on Hickok’s hunch. Boomer Jack, Daisy and Pal returned to the trail they’d been following, … Continue reading

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Predawn road to trouble

Previously: Meanwhile, just south of the Kansas-Nebraska border… Mac was startled a bit by the arrival of a very tired, squawking Flutters—a Flutters who seemed to be too flustered to land, “I have news, news you NEED to know!” “You … Continue reading

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“…get to the point!”

Previously: Meanwhile, in Murdo, Dakota Territory… Deposed sheriff Philistine Bulgebottom wanted his job back, “We can hold an election right now, most of the town is here—why not?” Some turned away, others, his friends, murmured in agreement. The Mayor made … Continue reading

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Mac and Larry set up camp

Previously: …And near the Coldwater Ranch… PepperCooper and Buttons found Flutters and sent him back to the ranch. He was given the message to deliver to Mac along with instructions to stay focused on his mission and not wander into … Continue reading

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The beginning of the range war

Previously: Unfortunately for Longbottom, there was something he didn’t know—Smith not only hadn’t lost a dime, but instead had made a huge profit—in cattle rustling. This is how the coming range war began. Season VI—Chapter 8—Wyatt Earp, Episode 5: Longbottom … Continue reading

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