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(by lminzer)
Summary:  A WHN/WHIB for the episode “Amigo”
Rated: K+  WC  5900
Emergence of
a Man
(by lminzer)
Summary: No longer a boy, sixteen-year-old Joe Cartwright is struggling with what it means to be a man. Meanwhile, the Ponderosa is plagued by rustlers, and when Joe uses the opportunity to prove himself and protect his family, he unwittingly puts both himself and his father in grave danger….
Rated: K+  WC 9000
(by lminzer)
Summary:  Joe’s foolish choice could cause the Cartwrights to lose everything they have.
Rated: T  WC  16,700
Forged by Fire
(by lminzer)
Summary:  Two brothers are caught in a deadly game of revenge and one of them is forced to make the ultimate sacrifice for the other….
Rated: T (11,930 words)
Not My Son
(by lminzer)
Summary:  Ben receives devastating news and only has one plea.
Rating:  K+  (1,920 words)
Read This Story Because Joe
Suffers a Lot
(by lminzer)
Summary:  SJS for Devonshire: Poor Joe suffers greatly at the hands of cruel kidnappers, all to satisfy the twisted desires of a demented person. Will his pa save him in time to get a JPM before dinner?
Rated: T  WC 5300
Renegade Star
(by lminzer)
Summary: Joe struggles to cope with confusing feelings of hurt and anger after older brother Adam leaves the Ponderosa.
Rated: K  WC 7300
(by lminzer)
Summary:  Look in the dictionary and you’ll probably see a picture of Hoss right next to the word – Safeguard.  Will Little Joe ever learn to think before he acts?
Rating:  K+  (3,000 words)
See You in the Morning
(by lminzer)
Summary:  Joe reflects upon his father’s anxious vigil at his bedside.
Rated: K  WC   1600
(by lminzer)
Summary:  A story from Hoss’ point of view. Joe has always counted on his big brother Hoss to get him out of trouble, but soon the time comes when Hoss can’t save him.
Rated: K+  WC  9500
Suffer the
(by lminzer)
Summary:  Joe’s new friend has a terrible secret; and when Joe steps in to defend his new friend, he finds himself in a dangerous situation….
Rated: T  WC  11,000
The Cost of Being Right
(by lminzer)
Summary:  Joe is tossed in jail after a barroom brawl, and he spends the night contemplating the punishment that awaits him once Pa finds out…
Rated: K+  WC 2300
The Deputy
(by lminzer)
Summary:  Joe’s first turn as a deputy isn’t quite what he thought it would be.
Rated: K+  WC  6600
(by lminzer)
Summary:  Joe keeps getting kidnapped! But soon, scheming Joe finds a way to turn the situation to his own advantage. Until the unthinkable happens…
Rated: K  WC 18,600
The Spick and Spanniest Room in the West
(by lminzer)
Summary:  Joe’s practical joke on his obsessively neat older brother is not as funny as he thought…
Rated: K+   WC 8300
The Yellow-Haired Angel
(by lminzer)
Summary:  Sometimes the greatest gifts are the most unexpected ones…
Rated: K+  WC 2500
Unknown Fate
(by lminzer)
Summary: One of Ben Cartwright’s sons has been tragically shot……
Rated:  T 6,700 words

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