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Tom Horn’s Fatal Mistake?

Tom Horn was hanged for the murder of teenage Willie Nickell.  The theory: Horn mistook the boy for his father, Kels. Kels Nickell was a hot-headed sh…

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Mormons Ate Best

Of all the pioneers who settled Arizona Territory—Indians, Mexicans, the military, miners, cowboys—the Mormons ate best.…

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Strange Amusements

The 1800s are notable for its fascination with exhibits and strange things. And it didn’t lack promoters or huckst…

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