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  • Ask if anyone knows "Jumbo" Cantwell.K.t.K., Tue Jul 31 15:38
    This interesting bruiser ranged from Portland to Tacoma to Seattle and later Spokane. He would serve as professional bodyguard to boss gamblers, such as Harry Morgan at Tacoma.... more
    • Re: Ask if anyone knows "Jumbo" Cantwell.Ben Harleman, Wed Aug 1 17:51
      Man, where do you come up with these obscure tidbits? Great topic though. I knew the brothers Earp had been to Tacoma, but it seems there's always new info to go along with that. I was curious to see ... more
    • Oops, wrong one. — K.t.K., Tue Jul 31 15:42
      • Couldn't pass up this little nugget...Ben Harleman, Wed Aug 1 18:05
        Chief of Police Mart Dillon. Was this the brother of renowned lawman Matt Dillon, a la the Bart Maverick to James Garner's Brett Marverick?
        • I guess "Jumbo" outed Dillon in 91K.t.K., Sat Aug 4 16:44
          https://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/lccn/sn83045604/1892-03-21/ed-1/seq-1/#date1=1789&index=4&rows=20&words=Dillon+Mart&searchType=basic&sequence=0&state=Washington&date2=1963&proxtext=%22Mart+Dillon%2... more
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