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 February 2005 issue:
KENTUCKY DOG LICENSE TAGS: This Kentucky boy is a serious collector and cataloger of Kentucky dog license tags. I collect them all and will pay top prices for tags that I need. I pay $50 for any Kentucky pre-1900 dog license tag, from any town. Send me a list of your tags, and I will respond promptly with an offer. Contact: Bill Bone, 928 State Route 2206, Clinton, KY 42031; 270/653-6060;
NEW BOOK: Murders of Muhlenberg 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;
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 www.ohkygen.com
COIN SILVER WANTED: Spoons, ladles, cups, pitchers, etc. by central Kentucky silversmiths. Fair prices offered for quality items. Advise item, maker's mark, and condition to receive estimate. Contact: Robert Reynolds, 859/498-1125 (days), 859/498-2403 (nights), or [email protected]
BOOK FOR SALE: Harlan County, Kentucky, Martin Fork Connections, consisting of over 600 pictures, genealogy, and short stories; with over 200 pages. It has Hensleys, Smiths, Hamlins, Brittons, and many more. $20, plus $2 S/H. Contact: Gladys Hensley, 11333 Highway 987, Smith, KY 40867; or 606/573-5353.
JENNY WILEY BOOK FOR SALE: The Saga Of Jenny Wiley, a 221-page hardback by the late Harry M. Caudill. Regular price, $22; sale price, $17, plus $6.50 shipping. Kentucky residents only, add 6% sales tax. Contact: The Jesse Stuart Foundation, P. O. Box 669, Ashland, KY 41105; or call: 606/326-1667.
BOOK FOR SALE Appalachian Values by Loyal Jones, with 96 photographs by Warren Bruner. 144-page hardback for $19.95, plus $6.50 shipping. Kentucky residents only, add 6% sales tax. Contact: The Jesse Stuart Foundation, P. O. Box 669, Ashland, KY 41105; or call: 606/326-1667.
DAVIDSON SECOND EDITION: The Western Virginia/Eastern Kentucky Davidsons, Second Edition is now ready for sale. More families have been added. It has 561 pages, with 116 pages of photos. The price is still $45, postage paid. Contact: Frank Davidson, 10207 Rinda Drive, Rancho Cordova, CA 95670; call: 916/362-6192; or [email protected]
The Explorer contains pages of classifeds each month.