By Tim Champlin
Deadwood was aptly named. If you stuck with it and broke your back piling up that gold dust, the hold-up gangs would rob you blind. It was the toughest way to make a living — but Army deserters had no choice. That’s why ex-Captain Curtis Wilder was in Deadwood. Cathy Jenkins was there because she loved him. So naturally brother Wiley Jenkins had to stick around. And Matt Tierney was there pretty much for the hell of it.