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    Charles A. Siringo Autograph Letter Signed "Chas. A. Siringo" on verso of a photograph postcard, 5.5" x 3.5". The letter is dated June 30, 1922, Santa Fe, New Mexico, to "the Rev. O. W. Nolen". In full: "Mounted on my favorite Saddle horse, 'Sailor Gray', crossing the Rio Grande river at the Cochiti Indian Pueblo in November, 1921." The photo shows Siringo on Sailor Gray leading a wagon with four riders into the Rio Grande near Cochiti, New Mexico. Author Charles Siringo (1855-1928) began work as a Texas cowboy at the age of fifteen years. He continued life as a cowboy for the next fourteen years, when he settled down with a new wife. His first book, A Texas Cow Boy; Or Fifteen Years on the Hurricane Deck of a Spanish Pony, was published in 1885. Toned; fine. Ex Ben E. Pingenot.

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