I was once a strong Jacksonian Democrat who became a Republican. For most of my career, I was a newspaper editor, and I expected to become the Postmaster General, but was given a different post instead. Who am I?
I asking about the spots on James Butler Hickok's hand (red arrows). Are they just some of the many spots on this photo? Or, are they part of a strap of his gloves (green arrows)? Maybe the left red arrow is a pinkie ring and the other red arrows are spots? Wha chu think?
After the Civil War broke out in April 1861, James Hickok became a teamster for the...