In this prequel to "Lonesome Dove" after unit has been partially wiped out by Comanches, Augustus and Woodrow join a megalomaniac former pirate Colonel Cobb in an ill-advised military expedition to annex Sabte Fe on behalf of the fledgling Republic of Texas but do count on attacks by ruthless Native Americans, especially the seemingly invincible Buffalo Hump. BLzuckily, two experienced scouts, Shadrach and Bigfoot Wallace are recruited to help in the journey. Written by
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When Augustus goes into Clara's store he hums "Oh, Susannah," which was written in 1848 in a scene that takes place in 1842. See more
Buffalo Hump's grandmother
Beware the dark woman on the white mule.
Composed by Stephen Foster
Hummed by Gus when entering Clara's store See more