“A SHOT IN THE DARK”

CIVIL SERVANT

Lawman Cash Hollister carried an arrest warrant for an outlaw wanted in several states. But he never got the chance to serve it. […]

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“WOMAN WITH A BADGE”

Deputy US Marshal

— FEARLESS AND EFFICIENT —  Deputy U.S. Marshal F.M. Miller adjusted her Colt revolver and cartridge belt. After a quick glance at a wagon full of prisoners, she and lifted herself into the saddle.

According to the Nov. 19, 1891, issue of the Muskogee Phoenix, Miller spent most of her time transporting and guarding prisoners.

The first female deputy assigned to Indian Territory in the late 19th century, Miller was appointed to […]

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