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Chip, of the Flying U

All of the boys at the Flying U grumbled — among themselves — when they heard that the Old Man’s sister was coming to spend the summer. They didn’t want a woman at the ranch, and certainly not one who had just received a medical degree! But if they’d had an inkling of what was […]


Genre: Fiction, Westerns

The Lonesome Trail and Other Stories

A man is very much like a horse. Once thoroughly frightened by something he meets on the road he will invariably shy at the same place afterwards until a wisely firm master leads him perforce to the spot and proves beyond all doubt that the danger is of his own imagining; after which he will […]


Genre: Fiction, Short Stories, Westerns

The Uphill Climb

Ford lifted his arms above his head to yawn as does a man who has slept too heavily, found his biceps stiffened and sore, and massaged them gingerly with his finger-tips. His eyes took on the vacancy of memory straining at the leash of forgetfulness. He sighed largely, swung his head slowly from left to […]


Genre: Fiction, Westerns