Wyatt with his two brothers Virgil and Morgan and Doc Holliday are finally crossing into Arizona when they are stopped. Mr. Bywater of Wells Fargo has been sent to hire the Earps to work for the company. They dismiss the idea until Bywater tells them Dave Mather is nearby in Bootjack Camp. Wyatt and Doc want him for shooting Mike de Graff in the back at Dodge City. Doc wants to hang him there while Wyatt wants to turn him over to the law. Bywater and Doc try to tell Wyatt there is no law in Arizona but Wyatt won't believe it. Doc and Wyatt decide to go alone to Bootjack while Morgan and Virgil go on with the wagons. Bywater tells them he has an undercover man in the Mather gang giving them his name and description. Doc asks Mather's right hand man Whitey for permission to open a faro game in Bootjack knowing that Mather and his men will eventually claim he is cheating and try to shoot him. Earp waits outside to provide cover. The gang acts as expected with Wyatt and Doc finding their ...
Did You Know?
When Wyatt Earp left Dodge City for the Arizona territory, he believed that his career as a peace officer was finished. He wanted to hang up his guns and earn a modest income as a rancher or a miner. Wyatt and his brothers were soon to learn that Arizona had become the last stronghold of the outlaw - a terrifying wilderness to which Sheriffs and Marshals were open allies of cattle thieves and stage robbers.
The Legend of Wyatt Earp
Music by Harry Warren
Lyrics by Harold Adamson
Performed by The Ken Darby Singers See more