Publication: Privately printed by the author, 2011, Cochise
First edition. Quarto. Limited to 50 signed and numbered copies. Also signed by Bob Pugh to whom the book is dedicated. Spiral bound pictorial wrappers, 56 pp., illustrated, facsimilies, notes, bibliography, about the author. A biography of Richard Alonzo "Lon" Bass, an early-day Southwestern outlaw, lawman, cowboy, saloonkeeper, etc. Lon was born in Meansville, Texas in 1856 and died in Douglas, Arizona Territory in 1903. He was shot and killed by Arizona Ranger William (Bill) W. Webb in the Cowboy Home Saloon in Douglas. The author covers in detail the events leading up to and following Lon's justified shooting? or murder? You decide! As new, unread copy.
Inventory Number: 31656