“Johnny, the Town Tamer” by L. Ron Hubbard
Publication date: August 1949
Original publication: Famous Western
Story description: George Bart, whose philosophy was “them that grabs gets,” owned Thorpeville lock stock and barrel—that was until he stole from a Texan known as Sudden Johnny.
Currently available as part of the Stories from the Golden Age series, in the title Devil’s Manhunt.