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Eulogy For A Cow

Wrong Place, Wrong Time It was a normal Thursday morning, a routine summer day in 1891. The good folk of Walton were just sitting down...

Real Stories From The Central Plains

Nebraska, Kansas, and Oklahoma.  The pioneers came to this area - and the States around us - facing with courage and determination the many new...

Welcome To The Prairie

Us old drovers don't move as fast as we used to.  But you will begin seeing this site re-build itself, something like watching the...

Tiny Tot Scalded by Oatmeal

MEDORA, KAN - Johnnie Lee Leonard, the one year old son of Mr. and Mrs. James Leonard, of Medora, was badly burned yesterday afternoon...

Kansan Killed In Plane Crash

ATCHISON, KAN. - Lieut. Clement Ripperger, who met death in an airplane crash at Riverside Fall, California, on March 31, formerly lived in Atchison....

A Story of Love: Frank & Viola Barnes

"MARRIED. BARNES-MOURN. - At the residence of and by Justice Baughman, on Dec. 31st, 1881, Mr. Frank Barnes to Miss Viola M. Mourn, all...

Mr. & Mrs. Johnson Found Dead

HUTCHINSON, KAN - B.C. Johnson and wife of Hutchinson, Kan., were found dead in bed at a Denver hotel today, with bullet wounds in...

Planned To Shoot Rabbits

RUSSELL, KAN - Planned To Shoot Rabbits. But Instead, a Young Russel Boy Was Shot. Harry, the 13-year-old son of Mr. and Mrs. Strecker,...

The $2.00 Cowboy Deal

  In 1910 you could become a fully trained Cowboy and obtain work on the great Rincon Ranch in San Antonio, Texas – all it...