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The Cross Timbers Gazette
Sat, 28 Nov 2015 21:26:15 -0800

Is Miss Sarah Ann Dippity, the local madam, going to take this lying down? Will Bob Scratchit find himself chippn' in with the fellows at the ice house for a new career? Help Marshal Jim Courtright find out who's been naughty and who's been nice ...

Cowboys and Indians

Cowboys and Indians
Tue, 04 Aug 2015 09:17:59 -0700

LUKE SHORT VERSUS “LONGHAIR JIM” COURTRIGHT. February 8, 1887. Fort Worth, Texas An easy nominee for “Last Great Duel of the Old West,” this clash between two prize gunfighters was sparked by a fairly mundane dispute over gambling hall ...
Lake Country Sun
Wed, 14 Oct 2015 16:15:00 -0700

The storyline was loosely based on historically accurate characters from North Central Texas who lived and worked there during the late 1800's, including Jim Courtright, who was the marshal of Fort Worth from 1876-1879. Clues were given throughout the ...

KPRC Houston

KPRC Houston
Fri, 03 Apr 2015 09:40:42 -0700

Greedy Granbury Green, the town's big shot banker, was bumped off and in the middle of all the chaos and laughter, guests were given the opportunity to help Marshal Jim Courtright read the signs and solve the crime. Was it Dusty Muddwater, the ...

Just Jared

Just Jared
Fri, 16 Jan 2015 13:30:12 -0800

Would love to see Tom play in the life and legends of "Big Jim" Courtright. Luke Short killed Courtright. It would be so fantastic if John Schneider played Luke Short. In a movie, their life stories could run parallel coming together when Short guns ...
Thu, 03 Jul 2014 06:32:49 -0700

The misconception is complicated by the fact that the original White Elephant Saloon, which was the site of a celebrated shootout in 1887 between former city marshal Longhair Jim Courtright and Luke Short, was neither in Hell's Half Acre nor on ...

Athletics Weekly

Athletics Weekly
Wed, 23 Jul 2014 09:34:14 -0700

In Sydney in 1938, Lay just missed out on regaining his title by just over half a metre as Canada kept hold of the title through Jim Courtright's 62.80m. Remarkably, after the war, Lay returned 12 years later in Auckland – 28 years after setting his PB ...

Dallas Morning News (subscription)

Dallas Morning News (subscription)
Sat, 10 Mar 2012 19:00:00 -0800

In 1887 a feud was brewing between Short and “Longhair” Jim Courtright, a former marshal who was running a protection racket that Short, refused to pony up for. The feud ended in Fort Worth's most famous gunfight, with Short getting the best of ...

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