“The Ghost Town Gun-Ghost” by L. Ron Hubbard
Publication date: August 1938
Original publication: Western Action
Story description: Old Pokey Mackay and a young gunslinger—one step ahead of the law—join forces to thwart a gang of outlaws who are looking for stolen money in a ghost town.
Currently available as part of the Stories from the Golden Age series, in the title Under the Diehard Brand.