Bob Admirer
Any other criteria for Sept. 24?
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 Sept. 16. Clay was announced in the Globe as arriving at Dodge City on Sept. 5th.
Can you remember why the Roger duo vetoed the possibility for the confrontation to happen sometime between Sept. 5 and the 16th?

B. A.

  • Re: Re: Re: Re: DeArment's Bat bookBob Cash, 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.... more
    • Any other criteria for Sept. 24? — Bob Admirer, Mon Aug 29 16:56
      • 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