Any chance of you linking to this when published? I did think that photo of Curly/Cactus Bill with the apparent scar in the neck, and the jut-jaw as described by the British mining man; were illuminating. Particularly as Bill Graham had been contemporaneously said to be Curly Bill.
OTOH Randolph’s Bill Brosius story was also compelling to me as our man. So many commonalities, it’s a shame the original author- who’s name I’ve forgot= did not give sources.
The link I posted above now has the August, 19th paper on it. The article I wrote is in the August, 12th edition of the paper. If you didn’t get the article downloaded before today, just email me and I... more
...used to post on these history discussion boards. I haven't seen any of his posts the last few years. He seemed to have difficulty using a keyboard when intoxicated as his keyboard Cap locks seemed... more