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United States vs. Frank Slavin, alias Black Hank, indicted for larceny in the Indian country, receiving stolen property, and driving and removing horses from the Indian country. Arraigned and given to Feb. 2 at 10 o'clock to plead.

The Daily Deadwood (South Dakota) Pioneer-Times, January 31, 1880.


Frank Slavin, alias Black Hank, indicted for larceny, plead not guilty.

Weekly Pioneer-Times (Deadwood, South Dakota), February 3, 1880.


Black Hank's Case.

The case of Slavin, alias Black Hank, indicted for larceny in the Indian country, receiving stolen property, and driving and removing horses from the Indian country, on motion from the district attorney, postponed to next term. Order made to that effect.

The Daily Deadwood (South Dakota) Pioneer-Times, February 5, 1880.


The case of the United States vs. Frank Slavin, alias Black Hank, for larceny and receiving stolen stock, was tried, and resulted in a verdict of guilty.

Black Hills Weekly Pioneer (Deadwood, South Dakota), August 21, 1880.