Mysterious Dave Mather.

  • 42 Pages
  • 1.87 MB
  • English
Press of the Territorian , Santa Fe, N.M
Mather, Dave 1845-
SeriesThe Press of the Territorian"s gunfighter & gunfight series
LC ClassificationsF595.M36 R5
The Physical Object
Pagination42 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5549514M
LC Control Number67028559

The life and times of Mysterious Dave Mather as it wove in and out of the troubles and escapades of the Old West. Mather was a lawman in Dodge City, Kansas, and Las Vegas, New Mexico, and was a frequent associate of Bat Masterson and Wyatt Earp.

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J Chad Hays Dave Mather was a man of mystery—not only in life, but also in death. “Mysterious Dave” straddled the line between outlaw and lawman, and left behind few reliable documents for us to figure out his life story.

Mather was born in the northeast United States in ; one of the few certain facts. Mysterious Dave Mather - Lawman and Outlaw David Allen Mather, better known as Mysterious Dave was born Augto Ulysses and Lycia had come from a family of seafaring lawmen in Massachusetts and his ancestors had been rugged English sailormen of the Seven Seas.

What happened to Old West gunman “Mysterious” Dave Mather. Johnny “Arizona” Crawley Salem, Oregon. Well, that is a mystery. Dave Mather was born in Connecticut in When he was in his teens, he ran away to sea, but decided he was better on dry land. He made his way to Dodge City, Kansas, in the early s.

the Mysterious Dave type. He simply killed his enemies on sight. No warnings, no postings, no talk, just shooting. While he did not garner the publicity of other famous gunmen/lawmen of the day, he is regarded as one of the most dangerous." (Wikkipedia) So, who was that masked man.

Dave Allen Mather was born on Aug Mysterious Dave Mather Mather was a man of contradictions. He served as a lawman on many occasions, but could turn around and be seen as an outlaw.

Mysterious Dave Mather David Allen Mather, better known as Mysterious Dave was born Augto Ulysses and Lycia Mather. Dave had come from a family of seafaring lawmen in Massachusetts and his ancestors had been rugged English sailormen of the Seven Seas.

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Fine / Fine. Item # 8vo., pp. Extensively reasearched treatise on the identity and life of Mysterious Dave Mather, Assistant U. Marshall, Dodge City, in the company of Bat Masterson and Wyatt Earp. A rich history of violent times in the old west.

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No name of previous owner. No odor. The mostly white dust jacket shows some light superficial soiling (probably hand oils). Mysterious Dave Mather. Resource Information The item Mysterious Dave Mather represents a specific, individual, material embodiment of a distinct intellectual or artistic creation found in Dallas Public Library.

This item is available to borrow from 1 library branch. Creator. Mysterious Gunfighter book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers.4/5(1). Mysterious Dave Mather (born David Allen Mather) was an American lawman and gunfighter in the American Old taciturn personality may earned him the nickname "Mysterious Dave." He was a lawman in Dodge City, Kansas and Las Vegas, New Mexico.

Early life Born in Connecticut. song lyric about Dave Mather, a rather odd duck from the Old West, who was both a lawman and a criminalMysterious Dave You rolled in from the East Like a west-bound tidal wave, Soon everybody knew you As Mysterious Dave, Monday, you'd spread law.

Read the poem free on Booksie. Mysterious Gunfighter: The Story of Dave Mather (The Early West): DeMattos, Jack: : BooksReviews: 2. Yarberry first appears in historical accounts while riding with outlaw Dave Rudabaugh and gunman "Mysterious Dave" Mather during the s, beginning inoperating mostly in southern Missouri and northern Arkansas.

During this period, the three engaged in several robberies. Mysterious Dave Mather. [Colin Rickards] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Dave Mather: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Colin Rickards.

Find more information about: OCLC Number:   Not much is known about David Allen Mather, one of many Old West characters who tiptoed on the thin line separating the law and the lawless.

The scant record of his early life suggests that Mather, son of a New England sea captain, was descended from the Increase Mather family that yielded Cotton Mather, the Puritan zealot that brought us the Salem Witch Trials amongst other repressive.

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Saybrook Connecticut’s Mysterious Dave Mather came to be a lawman in the old west pretty much by chance. Mather’s father Ulysses and his mother Lydia had died by the time he was Dave’s father was a sea captain who died in Shanghai, China aboard his ship after the Chinese cook stabbed him.

Dave. Mysterious Gunfighter: The Story of Dave Mather by Jack Demattos starting at $ Mysterious Gunfighter: The Story of Dave Mather has 1 available editions to buy at Half Price Books Marketplace. “Mysterious Dave” Mather, U.S. Marshal and Las Vegas Marshal – Mather returned to Dodge City Kansas where he served as Assistant City Marshall, before moving on again to Canada.

In Vancouver, he served in the Royal Canadian Mounted Police, where he. Dave Mather, approx Born Aug Connecticut, USA Died Unknown Occupation. Mysterious Dave Mather is similar to these people: Dave Rudabaugh, Dallas Stoudenmire, Pat Desmond and more. People similar to or like Mysterious Dave Mather.

Listed as one of the twelve most underestimated gunmen of the Old West in the book "Deadly Dozen", written by Robert K. ApEl Paso Times.

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By Leon Metz. Of all the enigmatic gunmen treading the sandy wastes of the Old West, "Mysterious Dave" Mather was one. - Buy Mysterious Dave Mather book online at best prices in india on Read Mysterious Dave Mather book reviews & author details and Author: Russell Jesse.

Much information (some of it factual, a lot of it fictional) is available about the famous gunfighters of the Old West—the Jameses, Billy the Kid, Wild Bill Hickok, Wyatt Earp, John Wesley Hardin, and that latter-day folk idol, Butch Cassidy.

Dozens of less-well-known but sometimes even more murderous gunslingers—such men as Cullen Baker, Harvey Logan, Longhaired Jim Courtright, and 3/5(2). The Mather brothers were arrested. But, after posting a $3, bond, Dave mysteriously rode out of town to seek more notches for his gun.

And so was born the legend of Mysterious Dave Mather.

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“Mysterious Dave” Mather David Allen Mather built for himself a reputation as a fearsome gunslinger of the Wild West. He also earned the nickname “Mysterious Dave,” probably due to his quiet demeanor.

Like other shooters of that time, Dave sometimes put his skills to use to help the law, and other times to hinder it. Dave Mather (Picture taken courtesy, Boot Hill Museum, Dodge City, Kansas. Wikipedia: David Allen Mather (Aug – unknown), also known by the nickname “Mysterious Dave”, was an American lawman and gunfighter in the Old West.

His taciturn personality may have earned him the nickname “Mysterious Dave”.