Doc was broke that night!
Sun Sep 04, 10:57

As the story goes he missed the card game and when he returned to Tombstone had to hock his watch to get in a game? thanks. Would love to see the witness list as I dont believe Kate was the only witness in this?

  • It could be that...Joyce A. Aros, Thu Sep 01 11:37
    ...Doc was unaware that he had been seen and once in town worked on an alibi, hanging around in the saloons. On the other hand, he did require another horse as he accompanied Virgil & Wyatt and some others... more
    • Doc was broke that night! — bfrey, Sun Sep 04 10:57
      • one does get the...Joyce A. Aros, Mon Sep 05 15:20
        ...impression that neither one of the Earps or Holliday were very sharp at the tables. They always seemed to be looking for an easier way to gather some greenbacks; however, perhaps honest work like mending... more
        • Re: one does get the...B.J., Tue Sep 06 4:15
          Joyce, do you really consider the 'cattle and mule' version of money laundering as "honest work" ? BTW... again, I really appreciate the balance which you bring to... more
          • BJ/ well, of course not....Joyce A. Aros, Thu Sep 08 9:32
            ...but let's keep a balanced view of who and what is involved in such illegal activity. It appears, though we lack much real information on them, the Patterson crowd were a bad bunch and got into a lot... more