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2. Who were appointed by the President to be responsible for the state or territory?

  • Town marshals
  • US marshals
  • Sheriffs
  • Deputy marshals

3. What did railroad companies eventually attach to trains to stop robberies?

  • Empty carriages
  • Carriages full of guards
  • Carriages full of fake gold
  • Carriages full of dead bodies

4. What happened to suspected criminals as soon as they had been found?

  • Run out of town
  • Thrown into gaol
  • Shot
  • Left to commit more crimes so they could later be shot

5. Which gangster famously formed gangs to rob stagecoaches, trains and banks?

  • Jesse James
  • Billy the Kid
  • Henry McCarty
  • William Tilghman

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