Things For Sale

Other popular features found in our magazine each month pertain to items that our readers have for sale. These generally appear in our Kentucky Explorer Classified Ads and Kentucky Explorer Book Page, but occasionally are found in Letters To The Editor or other pages, too.

Here are a few things for sale by readers from our September 2004 issue:

CAUDILL BOOK FOR SALE: The Caudills: An Etymological and Ethnological Study by Lochlainn Seabrook (a Kentucky Caudill descendant). In-depth exploration of the origins and meaning of the surname and original nationality of the Caudills of Kentucky, Virginia, North Carolina, Tennessee, West Virginia, etc. Includes a 89-page Caudill family tree; maps to Cawdor Castle, Scotland; and much more. Self-published, 158 pages, and spiral bound. Cost: $39.95, within US. Many copies sold worldwide. For more information, or to order (send check, money order, or credit card information), contact: Lochlainn Seabrook, 14218 Ambiance Way, Franklin, TN 37067; or [email protected]

TREASURE RESEARCH AND RECOVERY: Need help locating buried treasure? We work on share basis. Must be reasonably sure object exists. Contact: Glenn Bishop, 1612 Powell Street, Henderson, KY 42420, [email protected]; or Robert T. Burden, P. O. Box 49, Mount Olivet, KY 41064,
[email protected]

WANTED: Old fishing tackle. I collect old reels: Meek, Milam, Snyder, Fullilove, Gayle, etc. Also, lures, tackle boxes, and rods. Anything for fly fishing and bass fishing. Contact: Tyler Thompson, 502/548-3927.

METAL DETECTORS FOR SALE: White's and Tesoro brands. New and used. Buy, sell, and trade. Find relics, coins, and jewelry. Priced from $171, plus tax. Contact: Burt Ladd, 859/881-9270, Nicholasville.

FLOYD COUNTY BOOKS FOR SALE: Available are The History of Abbott Creek and The Village of Bonanza by Delmas Saunders, $25; Soup Beans and Cornbread by Jimmy Goble (true stories of a young boy growing up in the community of Auxier, Kentucky), $20; The Butcher Family, $15; 1850 Floyd Census, $15; 1860 Census of Floyd, $15; 1870 Floyd Census, $15; and 1880 Floyd Census, $18. Please add $4 for shipping and handling for each book ordered. Send all orders to: Bobby W. Wells, Hager Shoals Publishing Company, P. O. Box 171, Auxier, KY 41602-0171.

JESSE STUART FOUNDATION: Special offer: W-Hollow Cookbook compiled by Glennis Stuart Liles, $17, plus Kentucky sales tax and $4 S/H. Over 900 down-home recipes from the hills and hollows of Kentucky. Contact the foundation at: 606/326-1667; or P. O. Box 669, Ashland, KY 41105.

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