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The Humor of Mescal (access required)

Frank Alley had worked for newspapers in Globe, Phoenix, and Tombstone before coming to Bisbee. When he reported on mining news, his prose style was rational, straightforward and dry. But when he wrote under his pen name, Mescal, he was the master of exaggeration and tall tales. His humor was perfectly suited to the rough and ...

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