John Wesley Hardin 1853-1895 notorious American outlaw, gunfighter and folk hero. Here is a rare shot-through late 1800s faro card. The legend is that Hardin was part owner in the Wigwam saloon in El Paso, Texas and shot though a deck of cards, signing them and telling his partners to sell them to patrons. Old west marketing at its best. It is signed "J. W. Hardin. It is framed in an old West presentation with photo and wanted poster. John Wesley Hardin is perhaps the most colorful and infamous wild west badman. When he went to prison in 1878, he claimed to have killed 42 men from gunfight challenges, finding a gun to be a quicker way of settling disputes. While in jail, he studied law, was released and passed the state bar in Texas. Legend has it, he fell in love with the wife of one of his clients and was shot by the father of the man he planned to kill. Rare gunfighter autograph!
This product hasn't received any reviews yet. Be the first to review this product!
All prices are in USD.