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Beadle's Boy's Library of Sport, Story and Adventure, Vol. I, No. 1.

Adventures of Buffalo Bill from Boyhood to Manhood

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Published: 1881
Language: English
Wordcount: 28,171 / 86 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 77.7
LoC Category: CT
Downloads: 2,808
Added to site: 2005.05.01 10252

going to tell him all I heard you say," said the boy boldly.

Hugh Hall knew Billy's reputation as a fearless boy and a sure shot, and he saw that he was in great danger; but he said quietly:

"Well, I was going to the farmer's and we'll ride together."

"No, I'll ride and you'll walk, for I came down the stream fishing to-day, and haven't got my pony."

As quick as a flash the man then drew his pistol, and firing, the bullet cut the bark off the tree just above the boy's head.

Instantly however Billy returned the shot, and the revolver of Hugh Hall fell from his hand, for his arm was broken; but he picked it up quickly and leveled it with his left, and two shots came together.

Billy's hat was turned half round on his head, showing how true was the aim of his foe, while his bullet found a target in the body of Hugh Hall.

With a groan he sunk upon the ground, and springing to his side, Billy found him gasping fearfully for breath.

"I am sorry, Hugh Hall, but you made me do it," he said sor



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