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Ben Thompson Known as a fast gun, he was hired by lawman Bat Masterson as an agent for the Kansas Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway in 1879.

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Ben Thompson Known as a fast gun, he was hired by lawman Bat Masterson as an agent for the Kansas Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway in 1879.

Ben Thompson

Ben Thompson Known as a fast gun, he was hired by lawman Bat Masterson as an agent for the Kansas Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway in 1879.

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Ben Thompson, gunfighter, gambler, and lawman, was a larger-than-life figure in Austin. He ran a gambling hall above the Iron Front Saloon at 6th and ...

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William S. Hart sits at Bat Masterson's desk in The New York Morning Telegraph office on October 7, 1921. Masterson died 18 days later while working at this ...

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Ben Thompson, gunfighter, gambler, and lawman, was a larger-than-life figure in Austin. He ran a gambling hall above the Iron Front Saloon at 6th a…

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In Bat Masterson -- Let's Answer Your Questions -- Part One, we looked at a number of things about Bat including where he was born, the year of his birth, ...

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Although not as well known as someone like Wild Bill Hickok or Wyatt Earp, Dallas Stoudenmire was a feared lawman in his day, and is known for participating ...

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Minnie Roberts, the 16-year-old housekeeper and concubine to Bat Masterson's brother. Jim Masterson was, at that time,

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Bat was a dandy, who attracted women wherever he went.

A Colt .45 Peacemaker, Thompson's weapon of choice.

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His first action in town is to break up a bank robbery, getting him lots of attention from the law-and-order part of the citizenry.

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Season 3, Episode 32, "Farmer With a Badge": John Agar (Shirley Temple's first husband, appeared in Fort Apache, She Wore a Yellow Ribbon, Sands of Iwo Jima ...

Ben Thompson was a gambler, gunfighter, and sometimes lawman who rubbed shoulders with some of the most famous figures of the Old West.

Audrey Dalton (appeared in Titanic (1953), Separate Tables, and Kitten With a Whip) plays his wife Cally.

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Ben Thompson Known as a fast gun, he was hired by lawman Bat Masterson as an agent for the Kansas Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway in 1879.

Texas Pistoleers: The True Story of Ben Thompson and King Fisher: G R Williamson, Ron Williamson, Gr Williamson: 9781540204905: Amazon.com: Books

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Wyatt Earp (left) in Nome, Alaska, with long-time friend and former Tombstone mayor and newspaper editor John Clum (right), 1900

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Legendary gambler Dick Clark partnered with legendary lawman and gambler Wyatt Earp set out to break Sheriff Behan's faro bank in Tombstone.

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