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Whispering Smith

Frank H. Spearman

Whispering Smith

facsimile of original 1906 edition

by Frank H. Spearman

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Published by Sunstone Press in Santa Fe .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Railroad police -- West (U.S.) -- Fiction,
  • Detectives -- West (U.S.) -- Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Frank Hamilton Spearman ; new foreword by Allen P. Bristo.
    GenreFiction.
    SeriesSouthwest heritage series
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3537.P347 W47 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16992670M
    ISBN 109780865346963
    LC Control Number2008031537

    Whispering Smith was McCloud's close friend and a much needed railroad right-of-way man in name, but his most valuable contribution came as President Bucks's main troubleshooter up and down the Northern Division. Smith was quiet, but dangerous - and all men knew this. Whispering Smith throws himself down off his horse, catching his rifle in his fall, and successfully shoots the men down. After the fight, he attends to his fallen man, Bill Dancing, while the others come back to hang the fallen outlaws. Whispering Smith puts an end to .

      Barry Smith is one of Australia's true motorcycling heroes. His story is epic and you need to read it! Review: Jeff Ware Easy reading, lots of fantastic rare captioned images and an ability by the author, Barry Smith, to make you feel like you are living the racing dream yourself, makes Whispering Smith one of the best autobiographies I have read/10(29). Whispering Smith, Frank H. Spearman, Western, Vintage Paperback Book, Popular Library # $ Rancher's Revenge, Max Brand, Vintage Paperback Book, Popular Library #, Western.

    Whispering Smith with three of his six children source: Arnaudon , p. ; photographer: Val Wilmer Whispering Smith Moses Smith b. Janu in Union Church (near Brookhaven), Jefferson County, Mississippi d. "Whispering Smith" [] by Frank H. Spearman [], illustrated by N.C. Wyeth Renegade railroad employees are wrecking and robbing the trains running thru the rugged Rocky Mountains, so the railroad sends in their best detective.


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Whispering Smith book. Read 6 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Running a railroad through the Rocky Mountains was a tough bu /5(6). Whispering Smith, as James L. Smith was to become known, served in the U. Navy during the Civil War aboard an ironclad gunboat in the Mississippi River campaign.

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it contains more than pages and over photographs, many of which have never been published before, they show a fascinating insight into the trials and dangers of racing motorcycles in an era where many riders did not survive. 46 rows  Whispering Smith, like most of Frank Spearman's western novels (and some non-fiction as.

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Legendary railroad detective Whispering Smith becomes convinced that old friend and colleague Murray Sinclair has joined a criminal band to loot the railroad/10(1K). Whispering Smith: His Life and Misadventures. by Allen P. Bristow, Sunstone Press, Santa Fe, N.M.,$ paperback.

A book of pages might not sound very long, but it’s quite an accomplishment when the subject matter is a man named Smith who whispered (or didn’t say anything) a lot, tended to be secretive and had few friends and no family.

There were two Whispering Smiths, one the fictional railroad detective in Frank Hamilton Spearman's novel, and the other a historic westerner whose real name was James L. Smith. The fictional character was the hero in this best-selling novel ofand the book's popularity made it the prototype for Western fiction.

Spearman became fascinated by railroad lore through his contacts with the. Whispering Smith is an American Western series that originally aired on has the same ultimate source material as the movie of the same title (and some other films), but differs in some significant respects. In the series, Audie Murphy stars as Tom "Whispering" Smith, a 19th-century police detective in Denver, g of the series began inbut the program did not Original network: NBC.

Whispering Lake by Jessica Coulter Smith at - the best online ebook storage. Download and read online for free Whispering Lake by Jessica Coulter Smith/5(3). Whispering Smith by Frank H. Spearman and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at   Was the real Whispering Smith actually a cold-blooded killer, frustrated duelist, devious plotter and pugnacious braggart.

These questions can best be answered by an examination of his life in this book. The author's lifetime law enforcement career generated a strong interest in the history of western outlaws and lawmen.

Many of his articles Author: Allen P. Bristow. Whispering Smith by Frank H. SPEARMAN ( - ) Genre(s): Westerns Read by: Bob R in English Chapters: - 01 - The Wrecking Boss - 02 - At Smoky Creek.

Whispering Smith. Illustrated by N. Wyeth () (Reprint) by Spearman, Frank H. (Frank Hamilton), and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at   The books were illustrated by leading artists, such as N.

Wyeth (Whispering Smith). Frank Hamilton Spearman (–) was an American author. Although he wrote prolifically about railroads, his actual career was that of a bank president in Price: $ Whispering Smith seemed at all times bordering on good-natured surprise, and in that normal condition he read Callahan’s message.

Everything surprised Whispering Smith, even his salary; but an important consequence was that nothing excited him. He seemed to accommodate himself 75 to the unexpected through habitual surprise. It showed markedly. Book digitized by Google from the library of the New York Public Library and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.

Verso of t.p.: Published, September, Verso of t.p.: printer's device of The Scribner Press Frontispiece and plates facing p. Pages:   Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg.

Get this from a library! Whispering Smith. [Frank H Spearman; N C Wyeth; Charles Scribner's Sons.; Scribner Press.] -- An adventure story and 'railroad novel' set in the Old West. The story was adapted for film inagain inand yet again in when it .Whispering Smith was Ladd's first starring western and first in technicolor, his easygoing character with a ruthless edge set the template for many westerns to come and made him a firm favourite among genre fans and he's very good here/5(75).Additional Physical Format: Online version: Spearman, Frank H.

(Frank Hamilton), Whispering Smith. New York: Grosset & Dunlap, ©