First Campaign Author:Luke Short First Campaign — The new state was holding its first election for governor. The mining companies, battering on its mineral riches, put up a man they owned. — The cattleman ran Hal Halsey, an honest, upright man. But Halsey had two sons-Cole, solid and peaceable, big auger of the family ranch, and Varney, young, handsome and flight-and illegitimat... more »e!
The companies tried to smear Halsey and his son's bastardy, murdered a key witness, and then kidnapped Varney.
So Cole strapped on him gun and went out to fight for what he thought was right!!!!!« less