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Ben Harleman
To be clear...
Sat Dec 8, 2018 03:08

I want to be sure I got this right, Morgan was good friends with James R Brooks in Montana, and in Miles City killed a brother of the same James R Brooks? And this brother was the Brooks that Wyatt recalled dueling with Morgan? And he was the Brooks from Deadwood?

Do I have all that straight?


P.S. Has anyone started in on a Shotgun Collins biography? It sounds like this guy could make for a pretty interesting full treatment account of his life. He's always somewhere that things are happening.

  • addendum BrooksK.t.K., Sat Dec 8 02:51
    When Wyatt gave Lake his information about Miles City, he did not remember a first name for the Brooks gunman who dueled with Morg at the Park off Main. This fellow had come from Deadwood with a... more
    • To be clear... — Ben Harleman, Sat Dec 8 03:08
      • Re: To be clear...K.t.K., Sat Dec 8 04:06
        You have it right. Both myself and Peter Brand have compiled biographies on "Shotgun" Collins. Peter originally put me on to Collins when he learned I was going to Montana on my first research trip... more
        • So,...add it to the list?Ben Harleman, Sat Dec 8 23:04
          Sounds to me like on top of your Morg bio, I have to start anticipating Randy King's Shotgun Collins biography, too. When can I add these to my Christmas list!?! Always looking forward to good reads... more
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