A. When you get the repeating carbine Bonnie issues you, hunt for pelts as much as possible. You can carry an almost indefinite number of pelts.
B. When the crying lady asks you to look for her kid in Armadillo, accept it and go to Hanging Rock. find the cleft(it will show you) then you can get a hundred dollars worth of gold.
C. Do the Watchman job at Bonnie's Ranch, its an easy forty bucks. You can also loot the bodies of criminals you kill, too.
D. When you're gotten 900 dollars and bunch of pelts, go to the railroad tracks near the waterfall.
From there go to where you can see the road below. Use you revolver(save for rifle for hunting and combat)a shoot people until stars appear. Race towards the side path next to waterfall ramp and go up it.
Stand in the words .'Tall Trees'. no weapons your hands. The cops will take you to Blackwater
E. You'll pay a small fine and be released. Go to the gunsmith and buy the Mauser and alot of pistol ammo
Sell your pelts and buy alot of pistol ammo.
F. To save:
1. Go to the Railroad station.
2. Board the stage coach.
3. Left toggle until MACFARLANE'S RANCH appear.
4. Press X to nap as a passenger. A small fee(less than $10)will be auto-deducted from your cash.
You will arrive at MacFarlane's Ranch automatically.
5. Go in the bunkhouse and save as normally.
Tactically, the Mauser pistol is fully automatic Save it for mob attacks and use short bursts. It also will literally massacre a grizzly bear, too.