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    Catherine McCarty -Mother of " Billy The Kid". Lone woman to sign Wichita's Incorporation Petition in 1870 .. https://www.pinterest.com/paulstitchfan/old-west/

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    Picture of Catherine McCarty at Old Cowtown Museum in Wichita, Kansas. She was the mother of Billy the Kid, and was the lone woman to sign Wichita's incorporation petition in 1870.

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