Boot Hill


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Boot Hill

Tombstone, Arizona’s graveyard, where gunfighters are buried. [Am. Hist.: Flexner, 178]

boot hill

typical graveyard of gunfighters and their victims. [Am. Folklore: Misc.]
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Perhaps this is all best summarized by a saying I saw once on a grave marker in the Boot Hill Cemetery in Tombstone, Ariz.
The others are Jacob Powell, 21, of Boot Hill, Grendon; Steven Jakovlevs, 26, of The Crescent, Baddesley Ensor; and Steven Jones, 25, of Church Walk, Mancetter.
Dodge City acquired its reputation for lawlessness and gun-slinging and its infamous burial place -- Boot Hill Cemetery, which is now a tourist place full of fun and fascinating history.
SHARPSHOOTER Joe Cardle strode back into town like a gunslinger, fired a double to send his rivals to boot hill then drawled: "I've got unfinished business here.
Synopsis: As caretaker of Boot Hill, Gospel Cummings had a personal interest in those who died with their boots on, and of late they had been so numerous as to keep the sky pilot busy saying prayers for their souls.
A headstone in Boot Hill, Tombstone, tells a story: "Here lies Lester Moore, four slugs from a 44.
The authority has also revealed that the A5026 Boot Hill, Holywell, will be closed for five weeks.
The Men They Couldn't Hang came together in 1984 to perform at the alternative music festival in Camden town, alongside the legendary Pogues and the Boot Hill Foot-Tappers.
Boot Hill is full of those who didn't take that last chance.
Short-sighted gunslingers in Boot Hill had a better success rate.
Prior to joining Cherokee Casino and Hotel, Tamburelli served as Vice President and General Manager at Boot Hill Casino and Resort, in Dodge City, KS.
Yr unig enw arall i mi ddod ar ei draws yn cyfeirio at y domen oedd Boot Hill, enw sydd yn gyfarwydd i rai yn lleol.