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Pages past, April 28: Kid escapes jail and kills two

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1881: Billy the Kid escaped from the Lincoln County jail, where he was being held and awaiting execution for the 1878 shooting death of Sheriff William Brady.

The website aboutbillythekid.com reports the Kid saw his opportunity to ge...

 
 
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