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Author Rider, Rowland W., 1890-1984.

Title The Roll Away Saloon : cowboy tales of the Arizona strip / Rowland W. Rider as told to Deirdre Paulsen.

Imprint Logan, Utah : Utah State University Press, ©1985.

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Description 1 online resource (xviii, 114 pages) : illustrations.
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Series Western experience
Western experience.
Contents Part 1. At home on the range. -- The roll away saloon -- S'n' ostrich -- Ground owls -- Betting gold pieces -- Shoeing little dickie -- Pal -- Indian trading -- Fighting stallions -- Old mose Indian -- Indian medicine -- Butch Cassidy's escape -- Of cowboys and weather -- Ten requirements to become a "top-notch cowboy" -- Cattle brands on the Arizona strip and in Kane County -- Songs of the range -- Part 2. Of guns, gold and near starvation -- Seven bags of gold -- Buying out Emett (Or, looking down the barrel of a six-shooter) -- Enter Zane Grey -- The black stallion -- Julius F. Stone expedition -- Part 3. Three capers on the kaibab -- Scaring President Roosevelt -- The Death of yellow Hammie -- Roping wild steer -- Riding the points -- The lone Timber Wolf -- Buffalo Jones "outbuffalos" a buffalo -- "Darting" from a buffalo -- Branding Buffalo -- Old cattalo -- Lightning in the forest -- Prospecting without a mule: or, tragedy in the Grand Canyon.
Summary "With his animated tales of Zane Grey, Butch Cassidy, and the Robbers Roost gang, Rider creates an engaging and believable picture of the joys and hardships of cowboy life."--Publisher's description.
Note Originally published: Sixshooters and sagebrush. Provo : Brigham Young University Press, ©1979.
Access Use copy Restrictions unspecified MiAaHDL
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. [Place of publication not identified] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2011. MiAaHDL
System Details Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. MiAaHDL
Processing Action digitized 2011 HathiTrust Digital Library committed to preserve MiAaHDL
Local Note JSTOR Books at JSTOR Open Access
Subject Rider, Rowland W., 1890-1984.
Frontier and pioneer life -- Utah -- Kanab.
Frontier and pioneer life -- Arizona -- Grand Canyon.
Frontier and pioneer life -- Arizona -- Arizona Strip.
Cowboys -- Utah -- Kanab -- Biography.
Cowboys -- Arizona -- Grand Canyon -- Biography.
Cowboys -- Arizona -- Arizona Strip -- Biography.
Folklore -- Utah -- Kanab.
Folklore -- Arizona -- Grand Canyon.
Folklore -- Arizona -- Arizona Strip.
Kanab (Utah) -- Social life and customs.
Grand Canyon (Ariz.) -- Social life and customs.
Genre/Form Electronic book.
Electronic books.
Added Author Paulsen, Deirdre, 1945-
Added Title Sixshooters and sagebrush
Other Form: Print version: Rider, Rowland W., 1890- Sixshooters and sagebrush. Roll Away Saloon. Logan, Utah : Utah State University Press, ©1985 0874211247 9780874211245 (DLC) 85029531 (OCoLC)12977143
ISBN 9780874213881 (electronic bk.)
0874213886 (electronic bk.)
0874211247 (pbk.)