October, 2017

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Issue #97

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Heaven and Hail
by Charles David
Blaze Two-Feathers emerged from the hills, trekked down the dried-up riverbed of the Rio Concho and landed smack dab in the middle of Scoville. Folks figured the heat had forced him out of the blistering caprock, but he had a much hotter reason for coming to town: Miss Jolene Paducah.

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Gunslinger Clancy Hobbs
by Robert Gilbert
Clancy Hobbs drifts into the Arizona Diablo Saloon looking for Laird Sears, accused of running horses without payment. Up against such a tough family, can Hobbs prevail?

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Cross on the Hill,
Hawk in the Sky

by Tom Sheehan
Revenge is a long voyage at times, and is often the heaviest of weights. But when Mother Nature takes a hand in getting even with the bad guy, a young man knows resolution is a charm.

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A Letter to Quinn, Part 3 of 3
by Jesse J Elliot
Confronted with the death of a stranger by two supposed siblings, Iragene Jones, sheriff of La Madera, must decide if these two are cold-bloodied con artists or the innocent brother and sister they portray.

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Failure at Montello
by Johnny Gunn
When Jameson decided to rob the Green River train, he had a foolproof plan. Unfortunately, the Sheriff and the train crew didn't know their parts!

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Hell and High Water, Part 2 of 2
by William S. Hubbartt
Rancher Douglas goes through hell and high water to track and save his wife Anna when she is kidnapped from their Texas plains homestead by Comanches.

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