Bob Atwood
The 26 [sic 25]
Tue Sep 27, 2022 4:10

William P. Breakenridge

"my chronicles of John Slaughter are based on the recollections of Mrs. John Slaughter of Douglas, on the clippings treasured in her scrapbook and on the manuscript memoirs...written by Mrs. W. E. Hankin of Bisbee"

William Lutley
C. L. Cummings
Porter McDonald
Mr. and Mrs. J. H. Macia
James Marr
A. H. Gardner
Frank Vaughn of Tombstone
Jeff Milton of Fairbank
Leonard Redfield of Benson
United States Marshal George A. Mauk
State Historian George H. Kelly of Phoenix
Edward Vail
Mrs. George F. Kitt
George R. Roskruge
L. D. Waters
Melvin Jones of Tucson
Ross Sloan of skeleton Canyon
James C. Hancock of Paradise
Rube Hadden of Paradise
Henry Smith
Mrs. B. F. Smith
Bill Saunders of Turkey Creek Canyon; and a half a hundred other old-timers who knew Tombstone in its roaring days."

  • Re: Re: Edith KittSharon Cunningham, Mon Sep 26 2022 7:06
    Bob - sorry for waiting so long in responding. I THINK, in my mess of books, I have Burns', but can't find it with a hay rake! Books stacked everywhere! Does Burns' sources state the names of the "pioneers... more
    • The 26 [sic 25] — Bob Atwood, Tue Sep 27 2022 4:10
      • Bob, THANKSSharon Cunningham, Tue Sep 27 2022 9:00
        for this list! It's too darned bad that Mrs. Kitt did not file all her interviews in one place... as well as under the interviewees' names! Of course, I'm just selfishly thinking of the research time it... more
      • Lutley...Joyce A. Aros, Tue Sep 27 2022 5:50
        Bob, I hope you can give us more on this. It was fun to see MR. Lutley's name at the top as I happen to own the Lutley house in Tombstone. My elderly neighbour, who passed away many years ago, used to... more
        • Re: Lutley...Bob Atwood, Tue Sep 27 2022 16:27
          I'm looking into a few of them, but Lutley is two or three years late for being a true contemporary to our early 80s action. Henry Smith is another matter, being a true contemporary for all of the time... more
        • GOOD STUFF, JoyceSharon Cunningham, Tue Sep 27 2022 9:04
          That you own the Lutley house! Wish I'd known that when I was still visiting you in T'stone, Lo, these many years past!
          • Sharon....Joyce A. Aros, Tue Sep 27 2022 10:48
            You will be happy to know I am trying to keep the house as close to the original as I can. It is now 140 years old and was originally Judge Moses' home for about a year. The walls are very thin and there... more
            • Lutley HouseSharon Cunningham, Wed Sep 28 2022 8:05
              Great to see in my mind's eye, your home, Joyce. I'm so glad it has owners who care for history... even a 140-year old house! Hugs, my ol' Friend. Sharon