Charley Parkhurst Was One Tough – Fella?

May 11th, 2016|Categories: Features, People|Tags: , , , |

Being a whip (stagecoach driver) in the 1860’s was a harrowing occupation. Days were long, terrain difficult, passengers and horses were a handful to manage. Then there were the occasional hold-ups, gunfights and wild pigs bolting across the road. Being a whip was man’s work and one of the toughest was Charley Parkhurst. Charley Parkhurst was [...]