Annie Oakley (Famous Figures of the American Frontier) by Charles J. Shields

By Charles J. Shields

This e-book outlines the tale of "Little yes Shot," Phoebe Ann Moses. The booklet addresses the background of Annie's taking pictures improvement and her partnership with Frank Butler. It speaks of her remarkable crowds round the United States and Europe. Annie used to be an instance of the ability of the human spirit overcoming adversity, in addition to a girl who helped to alter the face of pop culture.

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S. Army during the 1860s and 1870s. In addition, dozens of stories were published about his exploits—most of which were fictional. West came to Buffalo Bill almost by accident. On a visit to North Platte, Nebraska, during the summer of 1882, Cody learned that the town had no official plans for the Fourth of July. He volunteered to organize a last-minute festival. Cody rounded up a stagecoach, some cowboys and Indians, and a small buffalo herd to stage exhibitions of western life. He also arranged for horse races and shooting contests.

Joining the Wild West troupe was the perfect opportunity for them, they decided. Sometime during the second week of December 33 34 A NNIE OAKLEY 1884, Buffalo Bill paid a visit to the Sells Brothers’ Circus in New Orleans. Hoping for the best, Frank and Annie managed to meet him. Cody was a handsome man with coal-black eyes and long hair to his shoulders; he stood so straight he seemed taller than his real height of just under six feet. Frank and Annie were probably a little nervous when they asked him outright for a job.

She is wearing a necklace given to her by King Ludwig II of Bavaria. ” H OME TO O HIO T he Wild West Show traveled to its shows by train. On October 29, 1901, a collision with another train killed or fatally injured the animals that filled five stock cars. One man was killed. Annie was injured, but sources disagree on how severely. The Butlers reported that Annie’s hip was torn, and that within 17 hours, her hair had turned snow white. Some biographers write 53 54 A NNIE OAKLEY that as a result of the accident, she had five operations on her back over the years.

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