Chapter 5 of “Ninety Miles From Nowhere” by Anabel Howell.


LEFT: Texas Ranger Sergeant J. B. Gillett in 1879.

BELOW: Brownie, one of the original Slash Ranch Hounds and Texas Ranger Sergeant J. B. Gillett in 1879.  Images from the referenced books - both in public domain.  Cover of the September 1933 issue of “Country Gentleman”.