June 2005


What's inside of the June 2005

Kentucky Explorer!

Page 2 -- Not So Long Ago

www.kentuckyreader.com (now available) offers a wealth of material regarding Kentucky

Page 3 -- Editor's Message/Table of Contents



Page 4-9, 97-99, 102-103 -- Letters to the Editor

Letters from our readers

Page 51 Kentucky Genealogy Websites: Each month The Kentucky Explorer presents websites related to genealogy in Kentucky for our growing number of readers.

If you have a website you would like listed, please e-mail us at: [email protected]

Page 53-54 Kentucky's 1879 State Gazetteer: A Look At Kentucky Towns And Their Establishments 124 Years Ago


Hopkinsville, Christian County

Page 56-57 Old Postcard Views


The Dick & Denney Hotel, Burnside, Pulaski County

The Queen and Crescent Station, Lexington, Fayette County

Page 62 -- Short Gleanings From Collins's 1878 Historical Sketches Of Kentucky: Little Known & Mostly Forgotten -- From One Of Kentucky's Most Noted History Books.

Trigg, Fulton, Edmonson, Monroe, Rockcastle, Jefferson, and Jackson counties.

Page 64 -- Kentucky Explorer Book Page: Readers are invited to send in their books and other projects (pertaining to Kentucky) to appear on this page.

Lake Cumberland Area, Red River Gorge, Steamboats

Page 65 -- My Favorite Place To Visit In Dear Old Kentucky: Readers are invited to share an article about their favorite place to visit in Kentucky. (300 words or less.)

If You Enjoy Hiking And The Beauty Of Kentucky, Rock Bridge Is For You

Page 66 -- Old-Time Recipes To Enjoy Conducted by Darlene Howard

Beef & Potato Roll, Chicken Creams, Creamed Baked Macaroni, Scalloped Parsnips, White Layer Cake

Page 68-72 Kentucky Genealogy Help Line: Queries are published free up to 50 words as space is available.


Burdit/Burditt/Burdette, Mason, McCoy-Moore-Gullett, Phillips-Weldon, Lane, Higgins, Franklin-Jennings-Frogg, Dixon-Mays-Sloan, Webb-Ratcliff/Ratliff, Apperson, Harrison, Fletcher, Gipson-Bone, Heaberlin, Perkins-Barnett,Tabor-Kiser, Stidham, Price.

Other Features

Page 67 -- Word Puzzle: Leading Scott County Citizens

Page 71 -- Songs Kentuckians Were Singing 100 Years Ago: Those Evening Bells

History and Genealogy Photos

Each month The Kentucky Explorer presents hundreds of history and genealogy photos submitted from our readers.

Page 72 Family Reunions & Other Special Announcements

Readers Are Invited To Send In Announcements For This Column. It's Free.

Page 75-95 I Remember By Our Readers -- From All Over Kentucky

Page 95-97 Strictly Kentucky Genealogy Various materials to aid in Family History Research.

Page 100-101 Readers Share Old Photos

You are invited to submit your treasured old photos. Photos must be of people of Kentucky or places in Kentucky.

Page 106-111 Classified Ads Ten Cents Per Word - Minimum $3.00 Per Issue -- Payment Must Accompany All Advertising Copy - Sorry, We Cannot Accept Classified Ads Over The Phone

Page 112 Points of Interest Location Map/Order Form

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