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 October 2004 issue:


A SOUTHERN KENTUCKY COOKBOOK: 275 pages, with 500 recipes from some of Kentucky's finest cooks. Only $10 per copy, including shipping and handling. Allow two weeks for delivery. Contact: Adair Heritage Association, Joyce Humkey, 904 Terry Street, Columbia, KY 42728.

WANTED: I would like a copy of the book Brownings in America, Southern Branch. Contact: Mary L. Price, 701 Shady Lane, Fairfield, OH 45014.

NEW BOOK: Murders of Muh-lenberg County is a chronological documentation of 299 violent deaths that occurred between 1900 and 2000. The soft-bound book has 321 pages, with 43 photos. To order a copy, send a check or money order for $18 to: Mike Moore, 70 Railroad Lane, Central City, KY 42330;
[email protected]

BOOK FOR SALE: Growing Up On The Big Sandy, by Lawrence County native, Patricia Kelly Mansfield. True stories of a girl and her brother, as they grew up in Appalachia during the Depression. It has 77 pages, plus photos. Available at Words N' Stuff Bookstore, West Van Lear, Kentucky. Send $12 to: Patricia Mansfield, 3802 Dorko Court, Columbus, OH 43224-2712.

ATTENTION: Family Matters Genealogy Research is perfectly positioned for research in southern Ohio and northern Kentucky. Experienced in family research or will fill individual record requests. Contact them at: P. O. Box 32, Ripley, OH 45167; or

The Explorer contains pages of classifeds each month.