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The real Kid Curry

THE REAL KID CURRY & DELLA MOORE “Besides Butch Cassidy, others played a key role during their robbery spree in the United States. Harvey Logan, known also as the infamous Kid Curry was the Wild Bunch’s number one killer. The girls didn’t seem to mind his tobacco – stained teeth and his swarthy complexion” SOURCE; (Gail Drago, “‪Etta Place: Her Life and Times with Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid”) Definition of SWARTHY: Black, Dark Brown, Tawny (Tan colored) SOURCE; (Samuel Johnson, “A Dictionary of the English Language; in which the Words are Deduced from Their Originals; and Illustrated in Their Different Significations … Together with a History of the Language, and an English Grammar.”; Vol 4; 1818) “Old “Pike” Landusky, who was quite a figure in the country, made the mistake of calling him [Kid Curry] a ni66er because of his swarthy complexion, and paid for it with his life” SOURCE; (Ridgway Company, “Adventure: Volume 40”; 1923) This photo was taken by John Swartz circa 1900… John Swartz was a photographer in Fort Worth, Texas, in the late 19th and early 20th centuries… He is notable for taking portraits of Butch Cassidy’s Wild Bunch gang of outlaws… Harvey Alexander Logan also known as Kid Curry, was an American outlaw and gunman who rode with Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid’s infamous Wild Bunch gang during the late 19th and early 20th centuries… Despite being less well-known than his fellow gang members, he has since been referred to as “the wildest of the Wild Bunch” Having reputedly killed at least nine law enforcement officers in five shootings and another two men in other instances… He was involved in numerous shootouts with police and civilians and participated in several bank and train robberies with various gangs during his outlaw days… Della Moore also known as Annie Rogers or Maude Williams, was a woman working as a prostitute during the closing years of the Old West, best known for being the girlfriend of outlaw Harvey Logan (Kid Curry), who rode with Butch Cassidy’s Wild Bunch gang See Less

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