Hell Paso: The Story of Dallas Stoudenmire Special Edition was a recipient of the order Border Regional Library Association Southwest Book Award. I am very proud of this award and of those who helped make it possible: Arturo Delgado, Danny Morales, Ricky Martinez, Chris Shehan, and Adrian Dorame. Javier Saltares, Rudy Vasquez, Kate Finnegan, and Urban Myth Studios contributed to the Special Edition of the book. Feb. 22, 2014.
Hell Paso: The Story of Dallas Stoudenmire Special Edition received a grant from the Wild West History Association, 2010.
Gabriel received a grant from the Xeric Foundation, 2007.
The El Paso Corral of Westerners presented me with a plaque after I spoke to their group on October 21, 2011.