Good thing Annie didn’t use Coke Dandruff Cure. Im 1904, she was the subject of a libelous story by William Randolph Heart, claiming that she had been arrested for stealing to support her cocaine habit. The woman arrested was an impostor, posing as Annie Oakley, but the damage had been done. Oakley spent the better part of six years filing libel lawsuits against newspapers to restore her sullied reputation.
- “It’s the way you ride the trail that counts.” (keepthecoffeecoming.wordpress.com)
- Hollywood Actor/Producer Bill Self’s (1921 – 2010) Lifelong Passion for Collecting Annie Oakley Memorabilia is Boon for Buffalo Bill Historical Center in Cody, Wyoming (prweb.com)