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Desperadoes, Apaches, Jim Bowie...
Item # 638650
July 2, 1885
ST. LOUIS GLOBE-DEMOCRAT, July 2, 1885 Likely due to its location on the edge of the Western frontier, this newspaper typically contained a wealth sensational crime reports and events from the West than found in eastern newspapers. Page 2 begins with: "A DESPERADO SLAIN" "James McDaniel, a Noted Texas Outlaw, Killed by Deputy Sheriffs" "A Remarkable Career of Crime--An Entire Family Fall Victims to Poison--Killing a Brother through Jealousy"
Also: "A Battle With Apaches--Troops Under Lieut. Davis Overtake the Hostiles & an Engagement Ensures" "Cause of the Cheyenne Outbreak" "How to Deal with Apaches" "Col. James Bowie' "The Man Who Invented the Famous Knife--His Numerous Duels--Massacre of the Alamo" and more.
Twelve pages, very nice condition.
Category: The Old West