September, 2015

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Issue #72

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by Timothy Herrick
Some men wouldn't give a plugged nickel for the sake of love. Others might give their souls for it. It was plain that Moonshoe loved Dolly and that he'd kill to keep her for himself. But would that be enough?

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Mitchell at Brown's Park
by Dick Derham
Mitchell figured it was time to hitch up with a gang that was out for free gold—free for the taking, that is. All they had to do was ambush an Army pay wagon. Slick and easy, right?

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by Dave Harcourt
With enlistments up, Lieutenant "Pick" Pickert and his three Indian scouts were ready to leave the Army. They thought selling horses to the government would be a good way to make some quick cash. All they had to do was take the horses . . . from the Apache.

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Fool's Gold
by William S. Hubbartt
When Jerrod Conners was released from Yuma prison early after nine hard years, he wasted no time heading back to Katy, his girlfriend. He found her worn and penniless, just like him. But he had a plan to change all that.

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They Were Intrepid, Part 2 of 2
by John Kallenbach
The notorious gunfighter Amidon had killed the Sheriff's younger brother eight long years ago. Now Amidon was back in town looking for the Sheriff. Who would pay for the death of the boy?

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A Brush with the Indians was the Readers' Choice for last month's Best Story.
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Issue #71 – August 2015

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Issue #69 – June 2015

Issue #68 – May 2015

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Issue #65 – February 2015

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