Archive for October 13th, 2011

13th October
written by Richard

Between two and four o’clock yesterday morning a woman named Maggie McCutcheon, whose sporting title is “Maggie Bangs,” was killed by pistol shot under circumstances that leave it somewhat of a mystery . . . –San Diego Union, June 19, 1881.

British "Bulldog" revolver


The story of death in San Diego’s notorious “Stingaree” district: Maggie Bangs.