Bob Ford arrives in Laramie and is recognized by patrons of the saloon led by Ed Kelly. He is reviled for having shot Jesse James in the back for reward money. When he tries to buy a drink, they start to beat him him up as he is not wearing a gun. Marshal Troop intervenes and tells Ford to stay in his hotel room until the train leaves town. However, the train is delayed and Ford becomes drunk. Troop moves him to the jail but Kelly leads the mob to the jail to lynch Ford forcing Troop to take a stand. Written by
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This is the first time a train in Laramie is mentioned or heard. All other arrivals are by stagecoach. See more