Wyatt “didn't know a branding iron from a running iron” ?
Fri Aug 26, 2022 4:12

Maybe Wyatt Earp felt the need to consult with the branding iron and running iron specialist: The McLaury’s and the Clanton’s ?

  • Turns out...Joyce A. Aros, Mon Aug 15 2022 20:52
    ...Wyatt Earp knew absolutely nothing about rustling practices and so he, apparently, was not much of a lawman after all! Let's not forget he was essentially...a city boy. Didn't know a branding... more
    • Wyatt “didn't know a branding iron from a running iron” ? — B.J., Fri Aug 26 2022 4:12
    • Re: Turns out...Bob Cash, Tue Aug 16 2022 10:10
      While it is probable that Wyatt didn't know the finer points of a massive criminal rustling operation like your heroes the Cowboys,nothing in Wyatt's testimony infers he didn't know a branding iron from... more
      • Turning back again...Joyce A. Aros, Wed Aug 17 2022 11:25
        ...What the heck is the support for a statement like "massive criminal rustling?" We are talking about six mules! ...There is almost NO chance those guys had a government branding iron available.... more
        • By the way...Joyce A. Aros, Wed Aug 17 2022 11:56
          ...just to keep me honest, the mule brands info came from Fort Huachuca years ago. Some nice people there did some research for me which was really worth-while. Just a clarification. Other than that... more