June 2005

Contents


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: editor@kentuckyexplorer.com


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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