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By William W. Johnstone, J. A. Johnstone

Born and bred within the Texas Pandhandle city of Comanche Crossing, William "Wild Bill" Longley gunned down a dozen of its males in chilly blood sooner than he obtained round to the sheriff and deputy--so he might take over the task himself. Then he stumbled on definitely the right sidekick in a vicious occupation legal named Booker Tate. along with his remorseless center set on a gorgeous younger lady, Wild invoice and Booker take the complete city hostage till the younger woman is of the same opinion to marry a guy she despises.

That's whilst a cold-eyed stranger involves city with a useless guy strapped to his saddle. In a city the place violence and homicide rule the day, a terrifying conflict is set to explode--between ruthless Wild invoice Longley and a bounty hunter named Tam Sullivan, who's performed lots of killing of his own...

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For the fourth day in a row, Kitty and Jake walked to the post office in hopes that the check would be in the hands of the postmaster who knew they were anxious to have it. But again today there was no envelope from New York for Papa. Kitty couldn't face going home with the sad news, so she urged Jake to walk down Post Office Street, also called Avenue E, to see what was at the western edge of town. " Outside the city whose trees had been felled by the hurricane, a lone oak tree with a wide barrel of a trunk dominated the clear sky ahead.

Should have. " She spat out the words as though they were haroses, the bitter herbs of Passover. " Kitty translated the conversation into Yiddish for Reuven, until she came to the part for which there were no Yiddish words. "Together. " Mrs. Johannsen patted her chest. "Two thousand babies I deliver, maybe more. Never two with the same skin. Mr. Meltzer ran to get the rabbi. Rabbi Cohen says there's a name. Siamese twins. Mrs. Meltzer has two baby girls with their noses pressed to each other, and between them there's a piece of skin as thin as chicken flesh.

What next? Page 16 Chapter Three Oil and Strudel ''They struck oil, Mr. Rubenstein. " Leybe said on their third day in Galveston. "Oil? " "Everybody, so they say. " Leybe elbowed papers onto the floor, to make room for a plate of cheese sandwiches and a bowl full of strawberries and orange wedges flecked with bits of white flesh. "Five months ago, who knew it was there waiting under the ground? Then a few days into 1901, poof! Black oil bursts right into the air! They call it Spindletop. Even at night it gushes out, eighteen thousand barrels every day.

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