Who Was Betty Zane?

Betty Zane

One winter living in a bitter cold NY apartment, fingers freezing from lack of heat, head buzzing from the noise of nearby trains, Zane Grey wrote about a woman named Betty Zane.  These were the days before the young dentist knew he would become the author of hunting books, baseball books, fishing books, and books…

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Big Dry Wash -The Final Battle

Big Dry Wash

The Battle of Big Dry Wash is considered to be the last major battle between the Army and the Apaches in Arizona. In late spring of 1882 a group of Apache warriors, restless and dissatisfied with reservation life, united under the leadership of Tonto Apache Na-ti-o-tish. After stealing horses and ammunition from the reservation at…

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