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
While researching the 150th anniversary of the Pony Express a few years ago, I often saw references to Joy S. Kasson’s, Buffalo Bill’s Wild West: Celebrity, Memory and Popular History… 698 more words
Annie Oakley shunned respectability to become a pioneering sharp shooter and campaigner for women’s rights in the late 1800s.
An attraction on touring shows, it was with Buffalo Bill’s Wild West that she gained wider prominence and her stage name – Little Sure Shot – by fellow performer Sitting Bull. 231 more words
Aim at a high mark and you’ll hit it. No, not the first time, nor the second time. Maybe not the third. But keep on aiming and keep on shooting for only practice will make you perfect.
― Annie Oakley