Shadows from Boot Hill, published in 1940 in Wild West Weekly

“Shadows from Boot Hill”
by L. Ron Hubbard

Publication date: June 1940

Original publication: Wild West Weekly

Genre: Western

Story description: A hired gun, desperate for cash, kills a man thought to possess unearthly powers—a killing that brings with it, not a sheriff’s posse, but a deadly curse.

Currently available as part of the Stories from the Golden Age series, in the book Shadows from Boot Hill.