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The Search For Lopez. Utah's Greatest Manhunt.  by  Lynn R. Bailey

The Search For Lopez. Utah's Greatest Manhunt.

by Lynn R. Bailey

First edition thus. 8vo. Signed by the author. Cloth, xii [2], 165 pp., acknowledgments, introduction, illustrated, appendix, bibliography, index. A detailed account of events surrounding the manhunt for Rafael Lopez in the Bingham, Utah area in 1913. After killing a miner in Bingham, Lopez met and killed three Utah lawmen. He was tracked and hunted for five days in the area south of Bingham. He backtracked to Bingham and took refuge in a mine which was sealed and gas was used to apprehend him, but somehow he escaped and was never captured. Interesting and fast-paced read. Fine in dust jacket.

Inventory Number: 22826

$45.00