The Smiling Desperado#ad - The smiling desperado by Max Brand is the slam-bang story of an outlaw who thrived on danger. He was fast with a gun, deadly with his fists, and a bully who never let you forget who was tougher. Fighting him with his fists he made Lancaster realize that someone was tougher than he was. Desperate he used his gun on Cadigan while they were fighting.
The Smiling Desperado #ad - Danger made a smile touch his lips. Young dan Cadigan however refused to be pushed. Now cadigan wants to teach Lancaster a lesson and he intended to use what he had just discovered, that he did not know fear. Bill lancaster was a dangerous man that no one dared mess with. Danger made cadigan smile - and Cadigan's smile made other men tremble.
Mistaken for a quiet weakling, no one expected him to stand up to Bill Lancaster.
The Lightning Warrior#ad - But when he returned with not only the pelt, and demanded his prize, but the wolf itself, Sylvia's only hope was a desperate flight for freedom. And even cobalt wasn't interested in the massive wolf until Sylvia Baird made the beast's pelt the one condition for her hand in marriage. There was a bounty on his fearsome head, but no man could capture or kill him – until the giant known only as Cobalt came to town.
Cobalt set out in determined pursuit, but he'd forgotten Sylvia's newest ally. She thought she was safe – the giant could never succeed in his quest. The indians called the great white wolf the Lightning Warrior because of the swiftness of his attack.