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The Sutton-Taylor Feud The Deadliest Blood Feud in Texas

By: Parsons, Chuck

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Denton Texas, University of North Texas Press: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 014520


388 pages, frontis, illustrations, SIGNED by author. "The Sutton-Taylor Feud of DeWitt, Gonzales, Karnes, and surrounding counties began shortly after the Civil War ended. The blood feud continued into the 1890s when the final court case was settled with a governmental pardon. Of all the Texas feuds, the one between the Sutton and Taylor forces lasted longer and covered more ground than any other. William E. Sutton was the only Sutton involved, but he had many frien... View more info

Pidge, Texas Ranger

By: Parsons, Chuck

Price: $30.00

Publisher: College Station, Texas A & M University Press: 2013

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 014263


200 pages, frontis, photos, SIGNED by author. "Thomas C. (Pidge) Robinson rode with McNelly as the Rangers subdued the clashes between the Suttons and the Taylors in DeWitt County. He served on the Rio Grande frontier in actions against Juan Cortina, including the famous battle on Palo Alto Prairie. He was with a party of Rangers who invaded Mexico to recover cattle stolen from Texas ranchers. Pidge's lively, literate, and often humorous letters give first-person acc... View more info

Captain John R. Hughes Lone Star Ranger

By: Parsons, Chuck

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Denton Texas, University of North Texas Press: 2011

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 014482


400 pages, frontis, illustrations. "The first full and complete modern biography of a man who served as a Texas Ranger from 1887 until early 1915. In his early years he lived in Indian Territory among the Choctaw, Osage, and Comanche Indians, becoming friends with Quanah Parker. Once in Texas, he bought a farm and raised horses on a ranch in Travis County. When horse thieves made off with several horses from his farm and his neighbors, Hughes was determined to hunt t... View more info

Captain John R. Hughes Lone Star Ranger

By: Parsons, Chuck

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Denton Texas, University of North Texas Press: 2011

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 014261


400 pages, frontis, illustrations, SIGNED by author. "The first full and complete modern biography of a man who served as a Texas Ranger from 1887 until early 1915. In his early years he lived in Indian Territory among the Choctaw, Osage, and Comanche Indians, becoming friends with Quanah Parker. Once in Texas, he bought a farm and raised horses on a ranch in Travis County. When horse thieves made off with several horses from his farm and his neighbors, Hughes was de... View more info