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A tribute to Hank Monk by Charley Goodwin (continued from Thursday): After his episode with Greeley, distinguished men passing over the Sierras, where Monk drove, would plan to ride outside with him and a half dozen words from Monk, spoken with his peculiar drawl showed that when he drove Greeley's coach over the mountains, there was as big a man outside as there was inside the vehicle. In his prime he would turn a six-horse coach in the street with the team at a full run and the coach would always bring up in exactly in the …

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