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JOE GREER   
SHERIFF JOE GREER WAS A PROFESSIONAL RODEO OPERATOR WHO RAN FOR SHERIFF OF GRANT COUNTY AND WON.  IN HIS YEARS AS SHERIFF HE BUSTED STILLS, CHASED BANK ROBBERS AND GANGSTERS, AND CONTINUED TO RAISE LIVESTOCK FOR RODEO SHOWS.  WHEN GENE AUTRY WANTED BULLS AND HORSES FOR HIS WILD WEST RODEO, HE CALLED ON HIS FRIEND JOE GREER.

  

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Historical Society
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