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    The Life and Adventures of Robert McKimie, Alias "Little Reddy," from Texas. Subtitled, The Dare-Devil Desperado of the Black Hills Region, Chief of the Murderous Gang of Treasure Coach Robbers. Compiled from Authentic Sources by J. W. Bridwell. [Hillsboro, Ohio: Hillsboro Gazette Office. 1878.] 5.5" x 9". 56pp. Sewn. With five illustrations (Robert McKimie [on cover and page 3], Seth Bullock [page 9], Sheriff Newell [page 17], "Granstaff's Cabin" [page 40], and John T. Norris [page 55]). The tan wrappers (original) are worn, foxed, and moderately stained.

    "Little Reddy" McKimie killed the stage driver of a Deadwood stage during a hold up in 1877. He was captured in Ohio a year later, but made several escapes with the help of female accomplices.


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