Heck Thomas, My Papa

By: Meeks, Beth Thomas with Bonnie Spear

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Heck Thomas was born in Georgia and served as a U. S. Marshall I the Oklahoma Territory and then as Police Chief in Lawton, OK. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 78 pages; The is a biography of a Georgia-born lawman, who served on the Atlanta police force when he was only 17. From 1886 to 1891, he was a US deputy marshal in Indian Territory, and from 1891 until 1901 he held the same position in Oklahoma Territory. He then served 8 years as the first chief of police of Lawton, OK. This record was compiled from materials kept by Thomas' wife, by Thomas' daughter, Beth Thomas Meeks.

Title: Heck Thomas, My Papa

Author Name: Meeks, Beth Thomas with Bonnie Spear

Categories: Biography,

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Publisher: Norman, Levite of Apache: 1988

ISBN Number: 0961863455

ISBN Number 13: 9780961863456

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Seller ID: 6077

Keywords: Oklahoma Georgia US Marshalls American West