Disguise and Deception: Bass Reeves
hair." Reeves often used stealth, cunning and disguises to capture outlaws. He once disguised himself himself as an outlaw to capture two brothers, to the chagrin of their mother who had unwittingly encouraged him to join up with her outlaw soas. She followed Reeves and her handcuffed sons for three miles, cursing and calling calling him vile names.