Big Gun in El Dorado

The Gazette January 8, 1902 Three young men in El Dorado, dead bent on shooting a big gun -- something that would make more noise than the largest giant firecracker, and alarm the natives -- secured a supply of dynamite and touched it off near the court square in that town Christmas night. It was … Continue reading Big Gun in El Dorado


February 22, 1899 The Gazette It is rumored that a white man was lynched near El Dorado, Ark., last Friday for attempted rape but the report has not been verified. Hence we withhold names.