Billy the Kid Quotes

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 Billy the Kid Quotes

aka: Henry or Kid or William Antrim,
William H. Bonney, Henry McCarty

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Billy the Kid c. 1880’s
Tintype U.S. PD
in the collection of
Robert G. McCubbin


“… I can’t see how a fellow like him can expect any clemency from me.”
Lew Wallace – New Mexico Territorial Governor (1878-1881)
in reference to Billy the Kid

“I wasn’t the leader of any gang.  I was for Billy all the time.”
Billy the Kid, after being captured at Stinking Springs, (December 12, 1880)
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