Mccarty, henry (1859-1881) henry mccarty (billy the kid, william h bonney), occupies a prominent place in american frontier history and folklore is almost beyond explanation henry mccarty (billy the kid, william h bonney), occupies a prominent place in american frontier history and folklore is almost beyond explanation. The man who revolutionized television in the 1970s with snl, who made some of the best comedies of the 1980s and who as recently as 2012 earned rave reviews for his turn on community wonders. After more than two years and over 8,000 miles, the expedition helped mapmakers understand the geography of the american west william clark lewis and clark expedition. William h bonney / billy the kid how can the single most famous outlaw figure of the old west have a sister that was a complete unknown the popular legend.
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