B.J.
Re: Newton Earp
Tue May 24, 2:06

Roy, I appreciate the update on both books, please inform when publication details are available. I seem to remember years ago Cindy Reidhead mentioned something about Newton feeling like the family black sheep and avoided joining the half-brother's western adventures. She was going to write an article about it which I am not sure she actually followed up on. Please save an autographed copy of your Newton book, if possible, for purchase.

    • Re: That son of a -Bob Cash, Mon May 23 12:20
      Karen, I kind of dimly remembered seeing this article when I was doing research on Virgil W. Earp, but I didn't even get to the point of looking up "Virgil E. Earp" on the Chronicling America" web sit... more
    • Newton EarpRoy B Young, Mon May 23 9:02
      Finally, my book "Newton Jasper Earp: Mystery Brother of the Famous 'Fighting Earps'" is going to press. It should be ready to market in July. The delay was that I had let "Chasing Billy the Kid..." ... more
      • Wonderful news.Mike Mihaljevich, Fri May 27 11:08
        Congratulations, Roy. Given how good your TTR presentation was, it's going to be a great addition to the field. Mike
        • Thank You, MikeRoy B Young, Fri May 27 11:48
          Thank you, Mike. I've added bits and pieces, the past two years, to Newton's story, letting Billy the Kid get in the way as I completed that book. Just had a call that the page proofs for the Billy ... more
      • Re: Newton Earp — B.J., Tue May 24 2:06
        • NewtonRoy B Young, Wed May 25 7:56
          Thanks, BJ. I'm hoping to have the books in hand by early July. Cindy was as way off base on Newton as a black sheep as she was on Billy the Kid, making him out to be a hermaphrodite (as she announc... more
          • Re: NewtonBob Cash, Thu May 26 18:52
            "This book will give us the next to last book to have covered all the Earp brothers. One remains...." Julian, right?
            • JulianRoy B Young, Fri May 27 11:48
              Right, Bob. Ole Julian will finally get his due one of these days! Ha. Thanks for the laugh.
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