The story of John Ringo is very well told in “John Ringo King of the Cowboys,” by David Johnson and published by the University of North Texas Press.
“Deacon Jim” Miller, the prime suspect in the ambush of Pat Garrett and many other murders-for-hire, was lynched in Ada, Oklahoma on Apr. 19, 1909.
Increasing Tax Appraisal Values
Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar on April 2 announced state sales tax revenue totaled $2.69 billion in March, 2.9% more than the amount reported in March 2019.
More than 50,000 Texans filled two-thirds of the mammoth Cotton Bowl on Apr. 11, 1950 not to watch football but the season opener of Dallas’ minor league baseball team.