The Fight Over Long Hair in the Old West
- Written by Bob Boze Bell
- Published August 06, 2012
A few years ago, I attended the Dalton Days event in Meade, Kansas (held this July 13-14), and met two re-enactors from Arkansas. They told me the head honcho at Fort Smith keeps insisting to volunteers like them that “hippie style hairdos” were not worn in Judge Parker’s day (the Old West).
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