“GUNFIGHT AT STINKING SPRINGS”

PAT GARRETT & BILLY THE KID

On the night of December 23, 1880, Sheriff Pat Garrett and his posse waited in hiding along the road to Fort Sumner. Soon an outlaw gang that included Billy the Kid arrived. https://tomrizzo.com/gunfight-stinking-springs/ … […]

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“THE OTHER BILLY THE KID”

Tombstone Shooutout

Billy Claiborne survived the Gunfight at the OK Corral, but he couldn’t survive his own arrogance. His troubles began when he demanded others refer to him as Billy the Kid. […]

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“BULLY WITH A BADGE”

KILLER DEPUTY

Lawman Bob Olinger, who once bullied and terrorized Billy the Kid, became the outlaw’s last victim. […]

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“JUSTICE IN SILVER CITY”

Sheriff Whitehill

Sheriff Harvey Whitehill of Silver City, New Mexico, once arrested a young Billy the Kid twice in the space of a few months for stealing butter and laundry. […]

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