He was known as "Mysterious" Dave or sometimes as "New York Dave." During his lifetime, he became noted for many professions in the Old West as a horse thief, buffalo hunter, train and stagecoach robber, law officer, prospector, farmer, gambler, and hotel employee. Little is known today of Mather's life; the gaps in his personal history and his taciturn personality earned him the moniker "Mysterious Dave.” Join us now as Wild West Podcast takes you back to the history of the old West as we present The Life and Times of Mysterious Dave Mather.
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