7 Hunt Angel Author:Frederick H. Christian An Western-Madison Massacre — Madison was no great shakes as a town. There were a thousand like it, and Frank Angel sometimes had the feeling he'd seen most of them. When he had arrived, the town had been abuzz with the news of Marshal Sheridan's arrest of Burt Hugess, everyone pretty well agreeing that Sheridan was about to find out what it was ... more »like to walk bare-assed through hell. But Angel had already closed his mind to the impending dangers: the Department had a rule, don't get involved. Then they told him he couldn't leave town, and Angel knew he was involved.
"I better deputize you," Sheridan said. "No need," Angel replied, drawing out the silver badge with the screaming eagle. Sheridan stared at it as if it were a snake. "Well, well. Here's Larry Hugess lockin' the town up tight to stop us getting word out to the U.S. Marshal, and we got the Department of Justice right in here with us!"
"What the hell''s goin' on out there?" shouted Burt Hugess from the cell in back. "Nothing but bad news, Burt," Angel replied. "And all for you."« less