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This Day In History ~~~ Edgar Allen Poe writes the First Detective Novel in 1841

 

Edgar Allen Poe
Edgar Allen Poe

 

“The Murders in the Rue Morgue” is the title of the very first detective novel ever written. The novel written by Edgar Allen Poe had been published … Continue Reading ››

Wyatt Earp’s Colt 45 Pistol Sells at Auction for $255,000 in Arizona

Wyatt Earp's Colt 45 Revolver, Sells at Auction in Scottsdale, Arizona
Wyatt Earp’s Colt 45 Revolver, Sells at Auction in Scottsdale, Arizonay

 

The gun of Wyatt Earp’s notorious shootout at the O.K. Corral in Tombstone, Arizona has been sold at auction for $225,000. The Auction … Continue Reading ››