October 2005


What's inside of the October 2005

Kentucky Explorer!

Page 2 -- Not So Long Ago

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 53-55 Kentucky's 1879 State Gazetteer: A Look At Kentucky Towns And Their Establishments 124 Years Ago

Dry Ridge, Grant County

Hickman, Fulton County

Lynn Camp, Laurel County

Townsville, Butler County

Tietzville, Bracken County

White House, Kenton County

White Oak, Morgan County

Whitakerville, Magoffin County

Whitesburg, Letcher County

Page 56-57 Old Postcard Views

A cliff stairway, High Bridge, Jessamine County.

M. J. Handson's Magazine Agency, Lexington, Fayette County.

Sixth Street Park, Covington, Kenton County.

Clyffeside Park, Ashland, Boyd County.

Cherokee Park, Louisville, Jefferson County.

A Kentucky Welcome.

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.

Crittenden County, Knox County, Hopkins County, Gallatin County, Fayette County, Owen County, Harrison County.

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.

Short Family, Garrard County, Wildflowers, Family Cookbook

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

Apple Butter

Salmon Cakes

Hot Dog Relish

Chicken Breast With Orange

Green Pea Medley

Doodle Cake

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

Kellett, Jones-Candle, Ware/Wires-Rowlette, Price, Hattox/Hattix, Tharp-Gregory, Smith, Furmon, Fielden-Jackson-Golden, Hall-Little-Hammond, Mocabee-Brinegar, Harrod, Hatmaker, Hisel, Collins-Sebastian-Turner, Pointer/Poynter, Sea, Johnson-Slinker-Bush, Wright, Kerr/Karr/Kurr, Carico/Carico, Cortes-Howard, Mullins-Franklin, Fields

Other Features

Page 67 -- Word Puzzle: Marshall County Residents

Page 70 -- Songs Kentuckians Were Singing 100 Years Ago: Forsaken

History and Genealogy Photos

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

Page 71Family Reunions & Other Special Announcements

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

Page 74-93 I Remember By Our Readers -- From All Over Kentucky

Page 94-97 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 104 October Events to Enjoy

Page 108 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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