REAL LONE RANGER: AN AFRICAN AMERICAN U.S. MARSHALL WHO LIVED WITH NATIVE AMERICANS

November 5, 2013

From Political Blind Spot: “The¬†real ‘Lone Ranger,’ it turns out, was an African American man named Bass Reeves, who the legend was based upon. Perhaps not surprisingly, many aspects of his life were written out of the story, including his ethnicity. The basics remained the same: a lawman hunting bad guys, accompanied by a Native American, riding on a white horse, and with a silver trademark….” (Link below) …

http://politicalblindspot.com/the-real-lone-ranger-was-an-african-american-lawman-who-lived-with-native-american-indians/

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