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Bob Cash
Re: Can't think of any with good reputations.
Wed Aug 29, 2018 12:20

Kenny, I've tried but been unable to establish whether Wyatt's partner in the 1911 brace game con was Death Valley Scotty. Same name, Walter Scott, but I haven't found anything to indicate it was the famous "Scotty". Do you have something I don't (rhetorical question)?

  • Can't think of any with good reputations.K.t.K., Wed Aug 29 09:49
    Can't find Doheny in Arizona when the Earps were there. What would your source be for Wyatt being bodyguard to George Hearst? The mining mogul was not connected with Los Angeles, but always... more
    • Re: Can't think of any with good reputations. — Bob Cash, Wed Aug 29 12:20
      • Purely circumstancial evidence.K.t.K., Thu Aug 30 01:11
        Bob, what I found is compelling but not proof. Its certainly possible that two confidence men with the same name and in the same vicinity at the same time are NOT the same man. For instance, during... more
        • Dunn. . . ?Robert Buckley, Thu Aug 30 22:47
          The man that was arrested with Earp and Scott was widely reported as being named “Dunn” . The Los Angeles Daily Times , July 25 , Sept 28 , and Oct 18 , 1911 reported that Dunn’s name was actually... more
        • Re: Purely circumstancial evidence.Bob Cash, Thu Aug 30 21:41
          That is a pretty good circumstantial case for Scott being Scotty.
        • are you still there,,ktk,,,,curleybill, Thu Aug 30 21:26
          Kenny,,bro I came across some history,,,,is it true that death valley scotty,,sold the first western hot dags at the ok corral,,curly bill,,,,love bro,,,capn out....I nevvvvahhh got a book....
    • George Hearst connection to, Wed Aug 29 10:36
      I found the connection back in 2014 when I was doing research on Nevada. Not sure if I kept that information. I have to go over my files, if I find it I will pass it on. Same with Doheny in doing... more
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