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A CHINESE WESTERN

 

NOT A CHINAMANS CHANCE IN CHICO

 

A TRUE TALE OF THE OLD WEST

DAVID EDWARD MARTIN

COPYRIGHT 2018

CHAPTERS:

 

 

CHAPTER ONE

I AM NO CEASAR

 

CHAPTER TWO

GOOD ORDERLY MEN

 

CHAPTER THREE

BAD OMENS

 

CHAPTER FOUR

SCREAMING HORSES AND INCENDIARIES

 

CHAPTER FIVE

MORE VIOLENCE AGAINST THE CHINESE

 

CHAPTER SIX

THE ORDER

 

CHAPTER SEVEN

MORE BAD OMENS

 

CHAPTER EIGHT

NO GREATER THAN HOGS MURDER WITH A BORROWED GUN

 

 

CHAPTER NINE

THE NIGHT OF THE BLACK MOON THE IDES OF MARCH

 

CHAPTER TEN

THE AUDACITY TO LIVE

 

CHAPTER ELEVEN

THE CORONERS INQUEST A DOLLAR TWENTY FIVE CENTS PER MANS LIFE

 

CHAPTER TWELVE

REACTION TO MASSACRE

 

CHAPTER THIRTEEN

TRIGGERNOMICS

 

CHAPTER FOURTEEN

FOUR FUNERALS AT CHICO CEMETERY

 

CHAPTER FIFTEEN

TWO DAYS PAST MURDER

 

CHAPTER SIXTEEN

THE BUZZ OF THE NEWSPAPER PRESSES AND THE CHINESE QUESTION

 

 

CHAPTER SEVENTEEN

THE NEXUS OF MURDER AND THE ROAD TO DETECTION

 

CHAPTER EIGHTEEN

THE DETECTIVES

 

CHAPTER NINETEEN

TRIGGERNOMICS IN PLAY BIDWELL’S HENRY RIFLES

 

CHAPTER TWENTY

MARCH 18 FOUR DAYS PAST MURDER THE FIRST DOMINO FALLS

 

CHAPTER TWENTY ONE

THE GOLDEN GLOW OF HENRY RIFLES

 

CHAPTER TWENTY TWO

AMES FORMER PRESIDENT OF THE LARORERS UNION THE MAD HATTER

 

CHAPTER TWENTY THREE

CONFESSIONS MORE DOMINOS FALL

 

CHAPTER TWENTY FOUR

THE MURDERERS ARRESTED

 

 

CHAPTER TWENTY FIVE

KILLING OF A FEW HOGS THE CONFESSIONS

 

CHAPTER TWENTY SIX

HENRY RIFLES READY FOR ANYTHING

 

CHAPTER TWENTY SEVEN

MARSHAL STEWARD CALLS UP THE ARMY

 

 

 

 

 

CHAPTER TWENTY EIGHT

THE PRISONERS MOVE OUT BIDWELLS HENRY RIFLE ARMY AND THE CHICO CHINESE PEOPLES ARMY

 

CHAPTER TWENTY NINE

MORE ARRESTS THE ACCESSORIES TO MURDER AND ARSON THE REMAINING COUNCIL OF NINE OF THE LABOR UNION

 

CHAPTER THIRTY

THE NEW ARRESTS GO TO OROVILLE

 

CHAPTER THIRTY ONE

CHINESE GUNSLINGERS

 

CHAPTER THIRTY TWO

CHINESE GOOD OR BAD

 

CHAPTER THIRTY THREE

THE PRISONERS ESCAPE FROM THE BUTTE COUNTY JAIL THOSE WHO ATTACK THE CHINESE WILL PAY A HEAVY PRICE

 

CHAPTER THIRTY FOUR

THE TRIALS BEGIN GRAND JURY INDICTS

 

CHAPTER THIRTY FIVE

LABOR UNION DISBANDS

 

CHAPTER THIRTY SIX

DR. HUGH JAMES GLENN CONTEMPORARY OF BIDWELL WITHOUT THE SAME HAPPY ENDING

 

CHAPTER THIRTY SEVEN

THE CHINESE QUESTION AND LAND BARONS

 

CHAPTER THIRTY EIGHT

LOVE SICK JOHN BIDWELL

 

CHAPTER THIRTY NINE

STAGING FOR THE TRIALS

 

CHAPTER FORTY
THE ARSON TRIALS BEGIN AND END

 

 

CHAPTER FORTY ONE

THE MURDER TRIALS

 

CHAPTER FORTY TWO

THE POST CONVICTION COMMENTARYS

 

CHAPTER FORTY THREE

GUNFIGHT AT MCDERMOTT’S APRICOT ORCHARD

WEE LEE CHINESE IRISH ESCAPE ARTIST AND CIRCUS FREAK

 

CHAPTER FORTY FOUR
JIM GLANCY THE CHINAMANS BULLY WHO SCREAMS LIKE A LITTLE SCHOOL GIRL

 

CHAPTER FORTY FIVE
ELECTIONS BEGIN

 

CHAPTER FORTY SIX

THE SIXTH SHOOTER AT THE CHICO CHINESE MASSACRE IS DISCOVERED

 

CHAPTER FORTY SEVEN
ALL IS FORGIVEN

 

CHAPTER FORTY EIGHT

ANNIE SOLDIERS ON

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

To her: she is so very beautiful but refuses to admit or recognize this fact, a common affliction with very beautiful women.

 

 

 

To Ray Murdock, my former teacher, fellow Chico history lover and antiqueaholic. You have never tread on others and are always a friend to those in need.

 

 

To Ron Roller (Pinky Jackson), always a friend to those in need.