In the outcasts of poker flat, four troublemakers are banished from poker flat they rest at a cabin overnight and wake up to find that one member of the group has absconded with the horses the others are found dead at the end of the story. California ghost towns: poker flat posted on june 4, 2013 by justin ames 45 comments made famous by the bret harte story, outcasts of poker flat , which actually has nothing to do with the real town, the name “poker flat” will likely at least have name recognition for many people.
In point of fact, poker flat was “after somebody” it had lately suffered the loss of several thousand dollars, two valuable horses, and a prominent citizen it was experiencing a spasm of virtuous reaction, quite as lawless and ungovernable as any of the acts that had provoked it.
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The outcasts of poker flat (1869) is a short story written by renowned author of the american west bret harte an example of naturalism and local color of california during the first half of the nineteenth century, the outcasts of poker flat was first published in january 1869 in the magazine overland monthly. The poker flat research range (pfrr) is a launch facility and rocket range for sounding rockets in the us state of alaska the world's largest land-based rocket range, it is on a 5,132-acre (2077 km 2) site about 30 miles (50 km) northeast of fairbanks.
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The story is located in poker flat, a small californian community certain inhabitants of poker flat feel that the community is going down the hill they have lost a lot of money and the morals of people are thought to be sinking.