April 2008 Contents

What's inside of the April 2008

Kentucky Explorer!

Page 2 -- Places I've Seen

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


Page 4-9, 97-99, 102-104 -- 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 54-55 Kentucky's 1879 State Gazetteer: A Look At Kentucky Towns And Their Establishments 124 Years Ago

Cannonsburg, Boyd County

Roseville, Barren County

St. Mary's, Marion County

Robards' Station, Harrison County

plus many others...

Page 56 Old Postcard Scenes

Fern Lake, Bell County

Barthel Mine No. 1 Camp, McCreary County

Owenton, Owen County

New Haven, Nelson County

plus others...

Page 61 Old-Time Recipes To Enjoy By Our Readers -- From All Over Kentucky


Southern Cornbread

Salmon Fish Balls

Cabbage Salad

Fried Potatoes

Venison Steak

Mint Punch

Old-Fashioned Bean Soup

Pineapple Salad

Buckwheat Cakes

Page 62 -- Kentucky Genealogy From

Dr. John J. Dickey's 1898 Diary

These writings are written word for word as Dr. Dickey wrote them.

Page 65-- Kentucky Explorer Book Page

Readers are invited to send in their books and other projects to appear on this page. This is a free service.

Page 66 -- Kentucky Kinfolks

Interesting collection of old genealogy clippings over 100 years old.

Jameson, Boiling-Clack, Marshall-Moore, Moran-Barbour-Barnett, Smith

Page 69 -- Genealogy From Long Ago

Interesting collection of old genealogy clippings over 100 years old.

May, Rogers, Johnson, Moss, Shelton, Price, plus more.

Page 72-90 "I Remember" By Our Readers

Memories from readers all over Kentucky.

Page 91 Word Puzzle - Kentucky-Born Entertainers

Kentucky Landmarks

Page 92 Strictly Kentucky Genealogy

Various materials to aid in family history research.

Page 94 Family Reunions & Other Special Announcements

Page 96 Kentucky Genealogy Help Line

Queries published free up to 50 words as space is available.

Page 97 Songs Kentuckians Were Singing 100 Years

The Battle Cry Of Freedom

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.

April Events To Enjoy

Page 105-107

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Page 112 Points of Interest Location Map/Order Form

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