Jones
Doc Stayed at Fly's
Fri Oct 02, 2020 22:13

Curious as to HOW, "We know he stayed at FLY'S BH starting on OCT 22,1881 During the fight."?

Particularly curious as to what makes you think that Doc was boarding at Fly's the day of the fight?


Jones

    • Re: Doc Stayed at Fly'sAnonymous, Mon Oct 05 2020 8:59
      We have three reasons to believe so. 1. We have a letter from Kate that says they did. 2. We have circumstantial evidence in the form of John Clum's memoirs that says he passed Ike on the street... more
    • Re: Doc Stayed at Fly'sAnonymous, Sun Oct 04 2020 9:23
      The notion that Doc and Kate were staying at Fly's boarding house comes from a supposed letter from Kate to her niece written in the late '30's. In it, Kate states that Ike came looking for Doc that morning,... more
      • Re: Re: Doc Stayed at Fly'sBob Cash, Sun Oct 04 2020 9:29
        The notion that Doc and Kate were staying at Fly's boarding house comes from a supposed letter from Kate to her niece written in the late '30's. In it, Kate states that Ike came looking for Doc that morning,... more
        • Re: Re: Doc Stayed at Fly'sJones, Mon Oct 05 2020 6:23
          My understanding is that Kate was put on a stagecoach and sent out of town in July that year (81), to never return. So, she couldn't have witnessed the fight. But, for other reasons, I do think that... more
          • Re: Re: Re: Doc Stayed at Fly'sBob Cash, Mon Oct 05 2020 7:43
            Mr. Jones, if you have any documentary evidence and/or contemporary account (other than Kate's) that Doc was in residence at Fly's on the day of the street fight, you are in possession something that... more
            • Re: Re: Re: Re: Doc Stayed at Fly'sJones, Mon Oct 05 2020 11:51
              Bob Cash wrote: "Mr. Jones, if you have any documentary evidence and/or contemporary account (other than Kate's) that Doc was in residence at Fly's on the day of the street fight, you are in possession... more
    • Doc rexidenceRvn4fun, Sat Oct 03 2020 9:51
      Are you serious. You claim doc was not in Flys BH on Oct 26.where was he then be ause every thing I have read is he was there. Ike was there looking for doc. Did that not happen