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Bat Masterson, gunslinger first but then first-class sports writer

August 27, 2017 | By Jim Stovall | 1 Comment | Filed in: newspapers, writers.

The world today knows him as one of the Old West’s most famous gunslingers, fearless associate of the famous lawman Wyatt Earp. But in 1921, the world knew Bat Masterson as a world-class sports writer for the New York Morning Telegraph and one of the foremost experts on the second most popular sport of the • Read More »

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