*JESSE JAMES~April3,1882:James assin, who shot him in the back of the head,was Bob Ford,a new recruit into his gang.Also in on the shooting was Bob's older brother Charley,a James gang member. Earlier that yr,Bob Ford had arranged w/the governor of MO to take down Jesse in exchange for a reward.
When looking at old photographs, it always seems that people of older times used to be so much more solemn and serious. That must come from the poor cameras, that had to have people stand very still, in order to come out just right in the picture. Seeing this strip illuminates how human, fun and not-always solemn were our grandparents