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 2005 issue:
COOKBOOK FOR SALE: Ruby Brown Begley's cookbook, Generations Recipes and Memories From the Begleys, Browns, Couches, and Friends is a three-ring-binding, notebook-type book with over 500 new and old-time delicious mountain recipes for $25. Limited number of books. Hurray! To order, send $25 (includes postage) to: Ruby Brown Begley, 6 Vance Drive, Black Mountain, NC 28711; or 828/669-8557.
BOOK FOR SALE: Bourbon County Since 1865 by H. E. Everman is a scholarly general history covering economic, political, religious, educational, and cultural changes. It includes pictures, index, bibliography, and footnotes. Price: $28, includes tax and postage. Send checks to: H. E. Everman, 113 Redwood Drive, Richmond, KY 40475.
FOR SALE: Bluegrass CD, Mountain Memories. Bluegrass at its very best. Written and recorded by Kentucky native Merrell Boggs. Send $10, plus $2 shipping (check or money order) to: Al Hines, 10078 State Route 47 W., Sidney, OH 45365; 937/498-9927.
BLUEGRASS MUSIC: Singing with guitar, mandolin, banjo, fiddle, and bass fiddle. "Take A Look;" "I Haven't Seen Mary In Years;" "Don't Laugh;" "When I Stop Dreaming;" "Stone Cold Heart;" "Waltz Of The Angels;" "To Late;" "Somewhere Between;" "Blue Kentucky Girl;" "Middle Of Nowhere;" "I Heard The Bluebirds Sing;" "Count On You;" and "These Memories Of You." $16 for CD or $11 for tape. Send check or money order to: Larry A. Hines, 735 Davis Ridge Road, Science Hill, KY 42553.
FOR SALE: I have mixed daffodil bulbs for sale. Pay only the postage. Contact: Janie Little-ton, 609 Ardmoor Drive, White-land, IN 46184.
FOR SALE: Good, clean, dried winesap apples. $18.75, postage included. Call: 606/387-5790.
BOOK FOR SALE: Beyond The Mountains, written by Clay County native Lucy Lois Cloyd Smith, is a book of the events of a youngster in Manchester, Kentucky, in the early 1900s. Softbound with pictures and illustrations. Price: $12. Order from: Lucy Lois Cloyd Smith, P. O. Box 9045, Fredericksburg, VA 22403.
BOOK FOR SALE: The Hills That Beckon. Read about the Poosey Ridge area in Madison County and the account of a family from the 1790s. There are stories of many families in the Poosey, Silver, and Paint Lick Creek vicinities. Did you ever wonder why old country stores had such high front porches? Learn about churches, schools, and a little folklore thrown in here and there. Mail $17 to: Ray Long, 82 S. Brooks Street, Columbus, IN 47201; or call 800/839-8640.
The Explorer contains pages of classifeds each month.