“Bill Peters, the Stage Driver”


"Bill Peters was a hustler From Independence town...." "Bill driv the stage from Independence... Thar warn't no feller on the route that driv with half the skill." Bill drives faster, stops less, and kills more than anyone, but at last he stops a bullet


  1. Saffel-CowboyP, pp. 194-195, "Bill Peters, the Stage Driver" (1 text)
  2. Roud #8012
  3. BI, Saffe194


Author: unknown
Earliest date: 1910 (Lomax)
Keywords: travel death talltale
Found in: US