Lost Limbs Foundation

Thursday, March 20, 2014

Tucson Train Station

On this date (March 20) in 1882, while escorting his crippled older brother, Virgil, and Virgil's wife, Allie, to the Southern Pacific train station in Tucson, A.T., Wyatt Earp spotted Frank Stilwell, the ex-deputy sheriff turned stage robber who was implicated in Morgan Earp's murder just two days earlier. Wyatt gave chase, caught up with Stilwell, and let him have it with both barrels of a shotgun-- then emptied a pistol into Stilwell's lifeless body, just because he felt l...See More