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Hays Free Press March 27, 2013 NEIGHBORS Page 5C + Kid Curry kills stranger just to keep in pra :rice LIS WEEK IN suddenlylost their amateur sta- Ts in 1894, when hot-tempered Harvey killed his former father- in-law. While on a Christmas Eve drunk in Landus, Montana, the boys crashed a party at a lo- cal saloon. Harvey spotted Pike Landus, town founder and father of his ex-wife, and the fight was on. Fists gave way to guns, and Landusky took a fatal slug in the chest. Full-fledged fugitives with a price on their heads, the Logans headed straight for the Hole in the Wall, the impreg- nable headquarters of theWfld Bunch. Although leader Butch Cassidy prided himself on hav- ing never taken a life, he always assing through aWest Texas town on March 27, 1901, the most dangerous member of the Wild Bunch shot a stranger for no reason at all and left him to die. Orphaned at an early age, the three Logan boys were raised by a loving aunt in Missouri. But Harvey, the oldest and least receptive to her Christian teach- ings, eventuallyled brothers Lonie and Johnny astray, In 1884 the teenagers ran away from home to the wilds of Wyoming, where they learned the rustling racket from the hoof up. In four years, the Logans had enough cash and stolen cattle to start their own ranch. But the youths soon learned that hard work was not nearly as much fun or as profitable as the outlaw life. Using the ranch only as a hideout, they resumed their criminal careers. By the savage standards of the times, the Logans were strictly small fry in a land teeming with cutthroats. But the brothers IB ,1 I . "-. More than BBB 00,rlnce ,o,,,, I ---- ----v-  experience I Plumbing Company | ?Kf4369 10 tkl'71 Familyowned l ojc-J-qr'q ll ,lg l and operatedJ DRUG  203RailroadStreet ...... Downtown Buda / AND SODA FOUNTAIN Pharmacy 312-21 n I STORE Folmtain312-2172J I Your Hometown McDonald's McDonald's of Buda 15359 IH-35, Ste. B RO. Box 1364, Buda, TX 78610 512-312-2383 Locally owned and operated by Jimmy and Cindi Ferguson ROSEBROCK 1 VETERINARY CLINIC 2325 FM 967 * 312-0701 I 00eareprouii00Ss)SvSe00hiscommuni00 l Kyle Animal HospitaQ 100 Hat[ Professional Center 1 268-5003 l NEW! Vaccine Clinic - Saturdays l (Cart or visit website for dates & details) 1 www. KyleVet.com J had a place for a cold-blooded gunhand and instinct told him Harvey Logan filled the bill. The Logans had been rid- ing with the W'fld Bunch for a couple years, when they heard that a rancher named'qVmters had snitched on them to the authorities. Well-prepared for his uninvited company, the cowman put a bullet through Johnny Logan. Harvey and Lo- nie briefly retumed fire before retreating with the body of their dead brother. Following a bank robbery at Belle Fourche, Montana, a posse captured Kid Curry, Harvey's new alias, and two accom- plices. The three spent sixweeks behind bars before breaking jail and making a clean getaway, In the summer of 1899, the W'fld Bunch looted a train, divided the proceeds and split into small groups to confuse pursuers. Despite this clever strategy, lawmen surrounded See TEXAS HISTORY, pg. 6C PHOTO COURTESY OF THE GREAT FALLS TRIBUNE The Wild Bunch gang I consisted of (front row, left to right) Harry A. Long- abaugh, alias the Sundance Kid, Ben Kilpatrick, alias the Tall Texan, Robert Leroy Parker, alias Butch Cassidy. Standing: Will Carver, alias News Carver and Harvey Logan, alias Kid Curry; Fort Worth, Texas, 1901. The Connoetion Church 1235 S Loop 4, Buda Antioch Community Church Old Black Colony Rd., Buda Completed & Perfected Faith ChurCh I FM 150, Kyle CENTEX MATERIALS LLC FM 2770, Buda, Texas 295-4801 DEBmE THAMES, AGENT 251 N. FM 1626, Bldg. 2, Ste. C, Buda, Texas 78610 312-1917 I Log onto   __o " www.Hays reePress.com /: NEWS * LETTERS OBITS .... :! ::! / CALENDAR * PHOTO GALLERY / o00,ss 00,EDS SOBSOR,BE J DIRECTORY OF LOCAL CHURCHES Prayer for the City You are Invited Thursdays, 7:15 - 7:45 p.m. A half-hour of candlelight, simple Taize chant, a brief reading from scripture and prayer for our city leaders & servants. PRIMERA IGLESIA BAUTISTA DE BUDA 104 S. San Marcos Street. 512-295-8768 HORARIO.,'SCHEI)ULE Domingo/Sunday: Escuela DominieSunday School .............................. 9:45 a.m, , Elm Street & San Marcos aditional Worship (Worship Center)-9 a.m. [Irl Sunday School (all ages)-10:15 a.m. IOk I I I Contemporary Worship "q] (Worship Center)-ll a.m. /r Rev. Nancy Day Office 295-6981, Parsonage 512-393-9772 www.BudaUMC.org ltays li00-ls Baptist Church 9:15 Traditional Service .10:45 Contemporary Service Classes for all ages at Saint Elizabeth Church 725 Farm-to-Market 967 Buda, TX 12_2qq-,67d, _.t-li7.oro outhern.Hills Church of Christ nst Serving Others I:cmS' Bible Class lO:OOam Worship 6:00pm Worship Wednesday 7:00pm Bible Class 3740 Ranch Road 967 Buda, Texas wm.southernhillscoc.org (512) 312-5900 Cutto de Predicaei6n/Worship Service ................... 11:00 a,m, Sean Todos Biemenidos ' udy for all ages, 9:45 a.m. Worship Service, 10:55 a.m. (English and Spanish) Pastors 4000 East FM 150 WEDNESDAY: Silverio Hernanderz (4 miles east of Kyle) (512) 268-5471 Bible Study & Prayer, 7 p.m, end Dr. Dennis Koger Womens & Mens Group i EVERY OTHER FRIDAY: ., Youth Group 6od 9:15 and 10:45 i .... : www.HaysHills.org ..... SANTA CRUZ i  J' CATHOLIC CHURCH Lutheran Church qll'--"" "'" '- -- 21, Uhland 1100 Main Street Buda, Texas 78610 :512-312-2520 i34"http //santac of Uhland, LCMS !v. Kirby D. Garr tarlie Gar: a, Assoc. ] CONFESSION OFFICE HOURS nagnway Office: 512-312-2520 Fax: 512-295-2034 http://santacruzcc.org Rev. Kirby D. Garner, Pastor Fr. Charlie Garza, Assoc. Pastor Saturdays: 4 p.m.-5 p.m. MASS SCHEDULE: Saturday evening: 5:30 p.m. Sunday 8: 30 a.m. (Spanish), Monday-Friday 9 a,m.-5 p.m. IN "fills Sit ,N Bible Study ....................... 9:15 a.m. Church Services ................. 10:30 a.m. Pastor: Rev. David Goeke 210-635-8584" www.stjohnlcmsuh]and.org All services are sign-interpreted for the deaf A FOUNTAIN OF Services Sun. 10:30 a.m. Wed. 7:30 p.m. We are a non- denominational church currently meeting at Tom Green Elementary, 1301 Old Goforth Road in Buda. Call 512-393-4460 or go to www.afountain.org for more info. Free Lunch Buffet Last Sunday of each month 11 a.m. (English) 5 p.m. (English) SUNDAYS 10AM 20 N. Camino Real (State Hwy. 21) Uhland, Texas 78640 ieast Baptist Church P 512.803,5909 TX 78610 FBWC@ymail.com t Smlesso.ofCabel First Baptist Church . A loving & caring Southern Baptist Church 104 S. San Marcos Street, Buda Buddy Johnson, Pastor 295-2161 Sunday School ........................................... 9:45 a.m. Morning Worship .................................... 11:00 a.m. Wednesday Bible Study / Youth Activities...6:00 p.m. AWANA's (Wednesday) .......................... 6:00 p.m. Nursery Provided www.firstbaptistbuda-com fbcbuda@austin.rcom