Legendary Stories

Category: Local Legends

Historical Fiction

Fly on the Wall

A Fictional Narrative by: Antoinette Wharton Deuces and Jacks are wild.  Smoke billows in a cloud above heads creating a translucent ceiling in the saloon.

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Gamblers & Gun-toting ladies

by:  Bob Silva Cards and guns during the 1800s in North America was an everyday occurrence.  Everywhere one turned someone would be shuffling, dealing cards,

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Historic

Doc Holliday The Desperado

by Linda Wommack “John ‘Doc’ Holliday [is] one of the most noted desperadoes in the West. In comparison, Billy the Kid, or any other of

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Historic

GHOSTS IN THE MUSEUM?

by Susan Adair Harris Upon meeting a couple of friends on a guided tour of the Cokedale Mining Museum, I expected to learn local history

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