george martin

No love lost between Sheriff Boggs and lawbreaker Barter

Placer County is seldom mentioned in the annals of the Old West’s pantheon of lawmen and gun fighters despite the fact that Auburn’s J.C. Boggs was one of the era&rsquo ...

Media Life: Meet Auburn’s Wild West bad guy, “Rattlesnake Dick”

It’s hard to wrap the cranium around the concept that civilized, sedate Auburn once was the scene of a Wild West gun battle involving a notorious outlaw. But return with Media L ...