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    He rode shotgun on the Wells Fargo stage.

    John X. Beidler: Signed Cabinet Card Photo by Keller of Helena, Montana. 4.25" x 6.5". Beidler was a well-known Montana vigilante and "shot-gun messenger" for Wells, Fargo & Co. and the Gilmer, Salisbury & Co. stage lines. Autographed in pencil on verso. Virtually all Beidler photos are autographed, but this one also has an applied label on the back side touting some of his accomplishments as a treasure box guard, claiming he "... never threw up his hands, nor lost an ounce of Gold Dust... while in discharge of his duties..." A particularly desirable image in very fine condition.

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    May, 2010
    22nd Saturday
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