“JUSTICE TIMES THREE”

JUSTICE TIMES THREE

— TAMING CRIME AND CORRUPTION — Three lawmen pooled their resources in the late 19th century to track down and arrest more than 300 outlaws in Indian Territory and gunned down several others. 

The U.S. government had purchased two million acres of land in Indian Territory and opened it to white settlers in 1889. But the vast area proved a breeding ground for crime and corruption.

Over a […]

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“MAN IN THE SHADOWS”

Wells Fargo

— TRACKING LAWBREAKERS — A young gambler by the name of Fred Dodge sat behind the driver of the stagecoach that rolled into Tombstone on a sunny but nippy winter afternoon in early December 1879. His journey to Arizona Territory, however, involved much more than spending time at a card table.

Gambling provided Dodge the flexibility he needed to carry out his duties as an undercover agent for Wells Fargo […]

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