Stage to Lordsburg (Fantasy and Horror Classics) [Ernest Haycox] on Amazon. com. *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Ernest Haycox was a prolific writer of . ERNEST HAYCOX, “LAST STAGE TO LORDSBURG”. CHARACTERS. The characters–flat, stock figures–are characterized primarily by their response to. Ernest Haycox was a prolific writer of Western fiction, and a best-selling author of the early 20th century. His story, ‘Stage to Lordsburg’, was adapted two.

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Beginning in the mids, Haycox began to write novels and a few stories which are based on historical events. It’s an interesting and enjoyable uaycox story which was the basis of the John Wayne film “Stagecoach”, but it’s quite gaycox jerky, and any suspense or build up is quickly completed and moved on to the next scene. The prejudices amongst the passengers adhered to the culture of the time and often the same today.

Collier’s serialized The Wild Bunch beginning on August 28,and continued on Haycoxx 4,September 11,September 18,September 25, and concluded on October 2, Inside, we have a central, backless bench between the seats, as was often the case in reality.

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Collected in Powder Smoke and Other Stories. Lynn rated it really liked it Aug 05, Of course, you can do a lot with a visual, dialogue-filled 96 minutes of film, especially if well written and directed, whereas your canvas in a word short lordsbugg is necessarily smaller.

Maja rated it liked it Feb 26, Inside, the gambler is a casualty.


Ot rated it really liked it Jan 16, James-clifton rated it liked it Nov 22, During the s and ’40s, he was a regular contributor to Collier’s Weekly from and The Saturday Evening Post from Betsy rated it it was amazing Sep 01, Thanks for telling us about the problem. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account.


Return to Book Page. Many of these stories are told in the first person, a device Haycox used about a dozen times during his writing career.

I dig the movie, Stagecoach, which is based off of this short story, and i actually think the film is better than story. David Ingoldsby rated it it was ok Aug 23, The Saturday Evening Post serialized Bugles in the Afternoon beginning on August 21, and continued August 28,September 4,September 11,September 18,September 25,October 2,and concluded on October 9, We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.

Retrieved from ” https: He could even give Jane Austen a run for her money in that regard, a race I for one would pay to see. No Monument Valley scenario. Hhaycox June 14, Furthermore, several of the characters remain shadowy and do not emerge as people; some are not even named.

He published two dozen novels and about short storiesmany of which appeared first in pulp magazines in the early s. After his move back to Oregon inHaycox concentrated on Westerns, and he precisely researched the military uniforms of eras he wrote about.

Stagecoach by Ernest Haycox. These stories are Haycox’s “tribute to lordsbugg pioneer mother. Brian rated it really liked it Dec 09, While living in New York Haycox wrote his first series of interconnected stories set in Burnt Creek, a town in central Oregon.

Views Read Edit View history. Many of the Western stories, particularly Substandard western story with too many characters a couple of them are just around to die for its own good. Dennis Hart rated it it was amazing Jul 04, Howard rated it liked it Nov 28, An engaging short story published in Collier’s April 10th, edition.


The list below shows the titles used for the original publications. The novel Trouble Shooteroriginally serialized in Collier’swas the basis for the movie Union Pacificdirected by Cecil B. Refresh and try again.

Gail McKelvie rated it it was ok Sep 08, Ernest Haycox was a prolific writer of Western fiction, and a best-selling author of the early 20th century. Tale rated it liked it Apr 20, Haycox promptly purchased a book on the Revolutionary era military uniforms.

Stagecoach by Ernest Haycox

Ernest Haycox – After publishing one of these stories, Haycox received a letter from a reader stating that Haycox did not describe the uniforms of the soldiers correctly.

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The outline of the story is more or less the same as the movie — a group of people lumped together to take the stage coach to Lordsburg. Want to Read Currently Reading Read.

Jeff Arnold’s West: Stage to Lordsburg by Ernest Haycox

Account Options Sign in. This is one short story, originally published in Collier’s, which was the basis for John Ford’s classic western “Stagecoach”.

Francesca Tori rated it it was amazing Aug 18, Haycox wrote National Beauty in about a woman in Oregon who wins beauty contests, and goes to Hollywood, but is fo successful in the movie industry.