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Turmoil (by Belle)

Summary: When family is in danger, should the past remain forgotten?
Rated: K+
Word Count: 9829

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Truth Will Out (by Bakerj)

Summary: Can the Cartwright family strength overcome the trouble brought to them by an ambitious man and his pretty daughter?
Rating: K+
Word Count: 9532

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The Return (by Sibylle)

Summary: Adam’s upcoming return from Boston affects his brothers in an unexpected way.
Rated: K+
Word Count: 1,015

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Mission (by Patina)

Summary: WHN for Desert Justice. Adam and Hoss accompanied Dave Walker to Los Angeles to make sure their friend arrived alive for trial. When Walker escapes from jail, Marshal Emmett Dowd enlists the Cartwrights’ help to track Walker down.
Word Count: 5437
Rating: T

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Security Redux (by Cheaux)

Summary: A WHN for Season 4’s “The Hayburner.” When last we saw our intrepid heroes, Adam was in measured and methodical solitary pursuit of Hoss, whilst Joe and Ben made a wager on the outcome . . . with security, of course.

Rated: K+
Word Count: 3,000

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The Englishman and His Wayward Horse (by Sierra Girl)

Summary: It should have been a routine cattle drive. But what with Hop Sing announcing it was doomed from the start, and then the arrival of an Englishman and his eccentric horse, the cattle drive was to be anything but.

Rated: K+
Word Count: 7750

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Moving Forward (by jfclover)

Summary: Joe struggles to find his way.

Rated: G
Word Count: 1350

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The Flume (by Hart4Ben)

Summary:  The timber industry is booming. Anxious to truly use his skills and attempt to make the Ponderosa financially secure for years to come, Adam proposes constructing a narrow gauge rail line and flume from Tahoe to Empire City. But there is a price for becoming a major player in this high stakes game.

Written for the 2018 Ponderosa Paddlewheel Poker Tournament. 

Rated:  T  8,870 words

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Then and Now (by Cheaux)

Summary:  Two sides of the same coin, one looks forward, one looks backward and they both struggle in the present.  This post Season 14 story is set in 1878 and includes most all of the principal cast from the series run.

Written for the 2018 Ponderosa Paddlewheel Poker Tournament. 

Rated:  T  10,000 words

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At the Cliff’s Edge . . . (by A-P)

Summary:  Twelve-year-old Joe and Mitch are out exploring a cave when they meet Maybelle and Jean Williams.  They soon come to know that Mrs. Williams is not at all what they thought, but the figure it out right At the Cliff’s Edge…

Written for the 2018 Ponderosa Paddlewheel Poker Tournament. 

Rated:   K+  8,890 words

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