Bob Cash
Re: Re: Re: Re: DeArment's Bat book
Mon Aug 29, 11:00

I went throgh th archives to find Roger's and/or Roger's explanation of how they agreed on the date of Allison showing up in Dodge City as September 24, 1878 and not the 19th, as Roger Myers first thought. I found a post of mine in which I added a link to a post of Roger Jay's in which he explained how he and Myers arrived at that conclusion. Unfortunately, that link was to Texas Jack's old page and does not bring up anything. I did find this message from Roger Jay, though, in which he confirms that he and Myers arrived at September 24th.
https://nediscapp.herokuapp.com/discussion.cgi?disc=39627&article=23299&page=0

  • Re: Re: Re: DeArment's Bat bookBob Cash, Mon Aug 29 8:55
    Erik, Roger Myers has not passed on. I said he "is now absent" as in absent from this board. It is my understanding that he recently had an article published in the WWHA Jornal. I wish he would begin to... more
    • Re: Re: Re: Re: DeArment's Bat book — Bob Cash, Mon Aug 29 11:00
      • Any other criteria for Sept. 24?Bob Admirer, Mon Aug 29 16:56
        I realize the duo Roger could not pick Sept. 19, 1878, for the imbroglio with Clay Allison, since Bat did not arrive home from attending the Kansas City Fair until Sept. 23. The K. C. Fair commenced on... more
        • Re: Any other criteria for Sept. 24?Bob Cash, Thu Sep 01 12:41
          To the best of my memory, they arrivd at the date of September 24th because, partially, of references to he Dull Knife raid in the newspapers and an initial misunderstanding of when Cape Willinghm, who... more
          • Re: Re: Any other criteria for Sept. 24?Bob Cash, Thu Sep 01 17:53
            I really don't remember, but it is possible that the two Rogers researched the news that Cape Willigham told Siringo about the previous day's events in Meade City and the near the Crooked Creek store.... more