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Peter Love
Re: Thanks, Peter
Wed Jul 4, 2018 20:52
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Bob

The one I saw was from Chronicling America but I cannot reopen it on old iPad. Maybe a search in archives here might find it.

However, we might be talking about different articles. This one was Virgil talking about Ringoís death and he surmised that his bandaged feet was an Indian method to cover his tracks.

He didnít go beyond that. It is interesting that Wyatt never said anything to this effect.

  • Thanks, PeterBob Cash, Wed Jul 4 18:39
    I had thought I had seen it on the California Digital Newspapers site, but can't find it there or on Chronicling America.
    • HerePeter Love, Thu Jul 5 16:18
      https://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/lccn/sn84021913/1882-09-09/ed-1/seq-2/ Should be on this page, Bob, the one I was talking about.
      • Re: HereBob Cash, Thu Jul 5 18:53
        Thank you Peter. That's the one. It's been driving me crazy, trying to find it. Interesting that he assumes Ringo was a victim of homicide and that he tries to suggest that Ringo was engaged in some... more
    • Re: Thanks, Peter — Peter Love, Wed Jul 4 20:52
      • Covering tracksBen Harleman, Thu Jul 5 11:09
        This is what I had always thought of it, and caused me lean towards some sort of suspicious play going on. It's the same method that Black Bart used when robbing stages in Northern California. He... more
        • Re: Covering tracksK.t.K., Thu Jul 5 15:57
          What with Ringo's premonition of death, it must have been pretty scary if he knew Buckskin Frank was closing in on him. Billy Claiborne said: "Frank Leslie murdered John Ringo. I helped him carry... more
          • Re: Covering tracksBob Cash, Thu Jul 5 18:48
            Kenny, your response to this?... more
            • Not Bill Lutley K.t.K., Fri Jul 6 14:13
              M. Dworkin wrote that the inquest jury members never mentioned Ringo. But I fail to see any relevance to that. They did establish that Claiborne accused Frank Leslie of being a murderer. Although he... more
              • Re: Not Bill Lutley Peter Love, Sat Jul 7 05:52
                K Iím reading the latest book on Buksmith Frank Leslie, and of course it covers this. They donít think he shot Ringo. The book raised some interesting points.
                • This wouldn't be the first time....K.t.K., Sat Jul 7 14:30
                  Ö.DeMattos and Parsons fell flat on their faces. But don't tell the WWHA political butt-kissers. The treatment they gave Charley Storms in the Luke Short book was pathetic. And I mean pathetic.... more
                  • Kenny...Pam Potter, Tue Jul 10 14:27
                    "Some people try to become tall by cutting off the heads of others" Paramahansa Yogananda You may have some valid points but your delivery diminishes your credibility.
                  • Kenny, Luke Short said that Mr Lyonrandy king, Mon Jul 9 10:47
                    was inside the Oriental when he and Storms had their gunfight but then you quote Short gave testimony that Mr. Lyons aka Mr Dublin was out side and he, Short, was caught in the middle of the two. My... more
                  • Re: This wouldn't be the first time....Peter Love, Sat Jul 7 18:48
                    Kenny I noticed a couple of questionable assertions in the book too (Wyatt dying of cancer eg) and I cannot follow how they identified Leslieís body. It improved my view of Leslie though, and the... more
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