A colleague alerted me to the inclusion in the sale of a "Colt Single Action attributed to 'Kid Curry'," lot 25, which per the Bonham's Catalog Jim and Theresa Earle had apparently purchased from E. D... more
All five of the guns at the 27 August 2021 Bonhams auction of the Earle collection that had been linked to E. Dixon Larson sold. The extremely dubious Harvey Logan Colt topping the totem at $62,812 i... more
E. Dixon Larson is to guns what Little Big Man is to Old West history.
Below is a an excerpt from "Butch Cassidy Sought Amnesty, Fact of Folklore?," Daniel Buck, Wild West History Association Journ... more
Here are the endnotes to the just posted excerpt from "Butch Cassidy Sought Amnesty, Fact or Folklore?":
[i]. “Legends and Facts . . . Butch Cassidy: Are the... more
I should add that the endnotes in the WWHA Journal version for this text excerpt are numbered 29 through 54, I could only cut and paste the excerpt from my original WORD document, however, which auto... more
Re: E. Dixon Larson & the Earle auction — Pam Potter,Mon Aug 09 13:03
Ah, EDL... The wondrous discoverer of more heretofore undiscovered Wild Bunch guns than there ever were Wild Bunch guns...
There's a rumor he faked his death, adopted a new name and now hawks newly... more