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Comments by James Hancock on Walter Noble Burns' Book Tombstone

Comments by James Hancock on Walter Noble Burns' Book Tombstone

Cover of "J.C. Hancock's Comments on Tombstone" by W.N. Burns, 1930

James Hancock lived in Tombstone at the time of the O.K. Corral gunfight. Notes indicate his comments were written in Paradise, Arizona on March 30 and 31, probably in the 1930's.

Typescript (carbon) prepared by Guy J. Giffen, California author, of marginal notes made by J. C. Hancock in his copy of Tombstone: an Illiad of the Southwest.