John B. Armstrong, Texas Ranger and Pioneer Ranchman

John B Armstrong Texas Ranger and Pioneer Ranchman Texas by God cried notorious killer John Wesley Hardin when he saw a Colt pointed at him on a train in Florida At the other end of the pistol stood Texas Ranger John B Armstrong Hardin s arrest as

  • Title: John B. Armstrong, Texas Ranger and Pioneer Ranchman
  • Author: Chuck Parsons Elmer Kelton Tobin Armstrong
  • ISBN: 9781585445530
  • Page: 241
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Texas, by God cried notorious killer John Wesley Hardin when he saw a Colt.45 pointed at him on a train in Florida At the other end of the pistol stood Texas Ranger John B Armstrong Hardin s arrest assured Armstrong a place in history, but his story is larger, fuller, and even important and until now it has never been told Serving in the Rangers famed Frontie Texas, by God cried notorious killer John Wesley Hardin when he saw a Colt.45 pointed at him on a train in Florida At the other end of the pistol stood Texas Ranger John B Armstrong Hardin s arrest assured Armstrong a place in history, but his story is larger, fuller, and even important and until now it has never been told Serving in the Rangers famed Frontier Battalion from 1875 to 1878, Armstrong rode with Captain L H McNelly in the capture of King Fisher, was called to Round Rock when Sam Bass was cornered, and helped patrol the region caught in the Taylor Sutton Feud His lasting legacy, though, was as founder of the Armstrong Ranch, an operation that remains active and important to this day From this family base he helped change ranching techniques and was an important sponsor for bringing the railroads to South Texas In the 1890s he joined a special Ranger division that supplemented the force s efforts, especially in pursuit and apprehension of gunmen and cattle rustlers in the region As Elmer Kelton notes in his afterword to this book, Chuck Parsons biography is a long delayed and much justified tribute to Armstrong s service to Texas Parsons fills in the missing details of a Ranger and rancher s life, correcting some common misconceptions and adding to the record of a legendary group of lawmen and pioneers.

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    1 thought on “John B. Armstrong, Texas Ranger and Pioneer Ranchman”

    1. 'bout as dry as a newspaper clipping--a large one, or a college paper. When you're getting all your information from the census or from other written histories, the story is bound to be a little dry and parched. Nice pictures but we could have used more personal stories. An autobiography it is not. bla bla bla

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