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Judge Roy Bean & The Law West of the Pecos

Phantly Roy Bean, Jr. (c. 1825 March 16, 1903) was an eccentric U.S. saloon-keeper and Justice of the Peace in Val Verde County, Texas, who called himself "The Law West of the Pecos". According to legend, Judge Roy Bean held court in his saloon along the Rio Grande in a desolate stretch of the Chihuahuan Desert of southwest Texas. After his death, Western films and books cast him as a hanging judge. Read more>

Judge Roy Bean Biography from DesertUSA

Judge Roy Bean from TexasBob.com Send a Judge Roy Bean postcard!

Judge Roy Bean from Ron's Texas Page

Judge Roy Bean's Office - The Law West of the Pecos

JudgeRoyBean.com

Judge Bean from Se Ya Down the Road, current photos of the landmark in Langtry

His Honor, Judge Roy Bean .. In defense of Judge Roy Bean, a tribute to his memory

Judge Roy Bean's Gravesite from Old West Gravesites

Judge Roy Bean at findagrave.com

Judge Roy Bean Visitor's Center from texasoutside.com

 

Hangman's Tree, Judge Roy Bean's Court, Langtry, Texas
 
Whitehead Memorial Museum
 
Whitehead_Memorial_Museum from wikipedia.org
 
Books about Judge Roy Bean
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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