“Man for Breakfast”
Published under the pen name W.R. (Winchester Remington) Colt
Publication date: November 1949
Original publication: Texas Rangers
Story description: Being robbed, left for dead, almost lynched, ambushed and wounded is all in a days work for Ornamental Johnny Purcell, but luckily the fates are on his side today.
Currently available as part of the Stories from the Golden Age series, in the title The No-Gun Man.