Here's the link to my June 2013 True West article, "Guarding Custer's Guidon http://www.truewestmagazine.com/jcontent/history/history/history-features/5545-guarding-custers-guidon
If it didn't come from the battlefield where do you think it came from?
Check out my story on Jim Hatzell's work on films throughout the years from Dances With Wolves to the current TV show Hoarders. If you're making a Western you want Hatzell on your team. This is a photo from Dances with Wolves - Markley on the left and Hatzell on the right.…Continue
Check out my Wall Drug Artwork story in the October 2011 Issue of True West Magazine. It was a fun story to write. Make sure you click on the image to view additional images of Wall Drug's artwork.
If you've read my article in the June 2011 issue of True West Magazine "Tracking Roosevelt's River Pirates", you might enjoy this little story about the leader of the boat thieves, Readheaded Mike Finnigan. This incident happend in Medora, Dakota Territory, a few week's before Readheaded Mike and his friends stole Roosevelt's boat.
Redheaded Mike Finnigan was the leader of the gang. The others…
Added by Bill Markley on August 13, 2011 at 6:34pm — No Comments