Random thoughts from a largely-useless man.
Old radio shows, old movies, the simple life.
Sunday, April 08, 2018
Thomas "Bear River" Smith served as a lawman in New York City, Bear River, WY, and Kit Carson, CO, before becoming marshall of the rough and tumble cowboys of Abilene, KS in June 1870. He was mentioned by Louis L'Amour in his story "The Rider of Lost Creek."