A Job for a RangerLouis L'Amour
While the only true series Louis L'Amour wrote in novel form was his tales of the Sackett family, he did write a series of short stories that featured Texas Ranger Chick Bowdrie.
Some of the stories were published in a collection called Bowdrie. Most of them were written between 1940 and 1947 and appeared in the magazine Popular Western.
The one I've chosen for this anthology shows Bowdrie acting not only as a Ranger, but as a detective as well.
There were two bullet holes in the bank window, and there was blood on the hitching rail where the cashier had...