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Incredible Elfego Baca

good man, bad man of the old west

by Howard Bryan

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Published by Clear Light Publishers in Santa Fe, N.M .
Written in English

    Places:
  • New Mexico
    • Subjects:
    • Baca, Elfego, 1864-1945.,
    • Sheriffs -- New Mexico -- Biography.,
    • Crime -- New Mexico -- History.,
    • New Mexico -- History -- 1848-

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 103-104).

      StatementHoward Bryan ; foreword by Rudolfo Anaya.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF801.B15 B79 1993
      The Physical Object
      Pagination104 p. :
      Number of Pages104
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1397797M
      ISBN 100940666340
      LC Control Number93005332

      Author of Incredible Elfego Baca Good Man Bad Man Of The Old West, Wildest Of The Wild West True Tales Of A Frontier Town On The Santa Fe Trail, Albuquerque remembered, Santa Fe legends & more, True tales of the American Southwest, Wildest of the Wild West, Incredible Elfego Baca, Robbers, Rogues and Ruffians.   Thanks, Walt. This was a childhood favorite of mine that had gotten broken and tossed 30 years ago. So happy to have found it, I just had to share. You and Elfego Baca made the world a .

      Elfego Baca (Febru – Aug ) was a gunman, lawman, lawyer, and politician in the closing days of the American wild west. Baca was born in Socorro, New Mexico, just before the end of the American Civil War to Francisco and Juana Maria Baca. His family moved to Topeka, Kansas, when he was a young child. Upon his mother’s death in , Baca returned with his father to. Get this from a library! Elfego Baca in life and legend. [Larry D Ball] -- New Mexico's Elfego Baca earned a place in Southwestern legend in as a young deputy sheriff of Socorro County. In the town of Frisco he held off a gang of rioting cowboys for 36 hours, killed.

      Nine Lives of Elfego Baca, The (television) Television show; episode 1 of Elfego Baca. See under Elfego Baca. Also a foreign and video release title for an Elfego Baca feature. Released on video in Nine Dragons Restaurant Nine Old Men. One of the last lawmen of the Wild West, he became part of the famed Frisco than arresting town lawbreakers by force, he usually sent them a polite letter, warning them that if they failed to turn themselves in, he would 'feel justified in shooting [them] on sight when [he] come after [them].'Robert Loggia portrayed him in them Disney miniseries The Nine Lives of Elfego Baca.


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Three times he was tried for murder, but was acquitted each time. He was also charged and acquitted of conspiracy against the United States Government. Incredible Elfego Baca: Good Man, Bad Man Of The Old West is the stuff of which western legends are made.

-- Midwest Book ReviewCited by: 1. Incredible Elfego Baca book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Folk hero Elfego Baca () is best remembered for his single 3/5.

Elfego Baca (Febru – Aug ) was a gunman, lawman, lawyer, and politician in the later years of the American wild was born in Socorro, New Mexico, to Francisco and Juana Maria family moved to Topeka, Kansas, when he was a young his mother’s death inBaca returned with his father to Belen, New Mexico, where his father became a marshal.

Elfego Baca was a very colourful character of the American west, although he is not as well known as some of the others like Wyatt Earp. This biography illustrates various episodes in Baca’s life. The author does an excellent job of pointing out when details are hazy or information is dubious.

The only drawback of this book is its length/5. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for The Incredible Elfego Baca: Good Man, Bad Man of the Old West by Howard Bryan (, Paperback) at the best online prices at eBay. Free shipping for many products. In this book Bryan has turned his talents to the story of one of the most extraordinary characters of the Southwest.

Legend and folk hero Elfego Baca, who was born in and died inis best remembered for singlehandedly withstanding a siege by an estimated 80 Texas cowboys who fired a reported 4, shots without even wounding : Howard Bryan.

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Simon, Lisa Montell, Nestor Paiva. Wherever this man went--there was trouble. Death stalked him at every turn. Elfego Baca is "The man who couldn't be killed!" Incredible but every astounding incident actually happened.8/10(40).

About the Author: Elfego Baca & The “Frisco War” is adapted from Jesse L. “Wolf” Hardin’s popular book Old Guns & Whispering Ghosts which includes a number of fascinating stories of the colorful characters and firearms of the wild West, as well as dozens of previously unpublished historical photos.

Hardin is a lifelong student of. Anaya, Rudolfo. "Incredible Elfego Baca: Good Man, Bad Man of the Old West." Clear Light Publishers. Santa Fe. New Mexico.

Elfego Baca died peacefully in at the age of Infamed New Mexican Bill Richardson said of him, “The story of Elfego Baca demonstrates a man’s will to preserve justice in a land and time of rampant corruption and bullying. With Elfego Baca's tarnished reputation burnished back to the brightness it deserves, I'd be quite surprised if one of those young Latino "hunk" movie stars, recognizing the drama and entertainment potential of such a heroic life and, most importantly, Baca's symbolic importance to Latino history and culture, hasn't already secured the book's.

The post-show footage previews sixth Elfego Baca episode "The Griswold Murders", a Donald Duck shorts-compilation anthology special titled "Duck Flies Coop", and then-playing-theatrically animated fairy tale Sleeping Beauty.

VIDEO and AUDIO. The three episodes of "Elfego Baca" are presented in their original broadcast aspect ratios. New listing WALT DISNEY PRESENTS THE SWAMP FOX / ELFEGO BACA #2 VG+ Silver Age Comic C $ Buy It Now +C $ shipping. "Elfego Baca" miniseries credits at IMDb "Swamp Fox" miniseries credits at IMDb "Elfego Baca In Life and Legend" [] by Larry D.

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Anaya. Directed by Christian Nyby. With Robert Loggia, Lynn Bari, Jay C. Flippen, Annette Funicello. Elfego Baca was a real-life Mexican American lawman in the late s/10(46). Baca fought 80; it lasted 36 hours, and there were 4, bullets.” Others have also taken note.

Baca’s biographer Kyle Crichton wrote, “the life of Elfego Baca makes Billy the Kid look like a piker,” and Harvey Ferguson called him, “a knight-errant from the romantic point of view if ever the six-shooter West produced one.”. Perhaps as incredible as Elfego’s survival against the odds at Frisco is the longevity of his former workplace: the house/mercantile that dominated old Socorro Plaza throughout the latter half of the 19 th century.

On the brink of collapse 10 years ago, the building was purchased from granddaughters of Juan Jose Baca by a local businessman. Elfego Baca (Febru – Aug ) was a gunman, lawman, lawyer, and politician in the closing days of the American wild west.

Baca was born in Socorro, New Mexico, just before the end of the American Civil War to Francisco and Juana Maria en: George Baca, Juanita Baca, Sofia Baca, Josefina Baca, Lucia Baca.A first edition of Incredible Elfego Baca: Good Man, Bad Man of the Old West by Howard Bryan.

A biography of one of New Mexico’s most colorful and controversial figures. Baca had a long and varied.Sign in to like videos, comment, and subscribe. Sign in. Watch Queue Queue.