Very interesting, & thank you for this: "If you really want to know them all you will need to read the old newspapers, literally page by page. I suggest specializing in a particular area or state, as it has taken me many years just to cover Denver, Colorado and some of the boomtowns there."
Hello, Martha. This discussion forum is for the sharing and discussion of information. Anytime I can I am willing to share what I know for the benefit of all. It sounds like you are asking for a book ... more
Yes, that's the thought rambling around in my head. Who were the lesser-known gamblers, who were gambling at the same time as the better known gamblers in the Old West? I'd love to have your book,... more
Hi, Martha. There were many many gamblers in every state and territory in the U.S. P. T. Barnum's famous quote about a "sucker born every minute" is often misquoted as most people do not understand... more
Thanks, Jeff. I'm impressed. Martha Fanning,Sat May 26 9:13pm