Carl Henning

More Life

We’ve got more life in Deadwood City than in all of Illinois. According to Calamity Jane in her namesake musical. She’s buried in Deadwood near Wild Bill. Deadwood, SD has more casinos than Vegas. Or maybe it just seems that way.

Calamity Jane was quite the character. According to Wikipedia, Occupation: army scout, explorer, performer, dance-hall girl, prostitute, frontier woman. “It is known that she had no formal education and was an itinerant alcoholic.”

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