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"The California Girl"

ONE DAY in 1886, Buffalo Bill Cody got a glimpse of a rifle-shooting girl he just had to have for his traveling show. The daughter of a shooting-gallery owner, fifteen-year-old  271 more words

Superman 70 - Lois Lane and Annie Oakley, and Superman surrounded by kids

Although almost certainly inspired by the success of the musical “Annie Get Your Gun,” no reference to it is made in the lead story from Superman 70 (May/June 1951), by Schwartz, Boring and Kaye. 259 more words

We're all a little bit broken

I don’t like things that are broken. I am a big fan of purging and am ALWAYS throwing things out or giving them away. Broken things I definitely do not have time for. 1,125 more words

Glamour Shot Game!

Hey, let’s play a game. It’s easy and short and, most importantly, it’s as much fun for me as it will be for you.

Look up your name + glamour shots. 209 more words

Wednesday Writings: What Era Do You Wish You Had Lived In?

What Era Do You Wish You Had Lived In?

I love this question, don’t you? I think of myself as an old soul (some great articles… 536 more words

Writing

Wild Women of the Old West

Often unsung heroines, the women who trailblazed (alongside their husbands, or on their own through the loss of said man along the trail, or who headed west to forge a new way of living) were the backbone of settlements.   150 more words

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