July-August 2008 Contents

What's inside of the July-August 2008

Kentucky Explorer!

Page 2 -- Special Offers

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


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

Letters from our readers

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






Rowlett's Depto




plus many more...


Page 56 Old Postcard Scenes

Market Street, Louisville

Bowling Green, Warren County

Wheelwright, Floyd County

plus others...

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

Fried Squash, Corn Cakes, Fried Banana Peppers, Chicken Fillets, Strawberries, Blueberry Muffins, Beef Stew

July/August Events To Enjoy

Page 62-67

Page 68 -- Kentucky Genealogy From

Dr. John J. Dickey's 1898 Diary

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

Page 71 Songs Kentuckians Were Singing 100 Years Ago

Page 72-- Kentucky Kinfolks

Interesting collection of old genealogy clippings over 100 years old.

Davis-Redmon, Garrett, Applegate, Lyon-Barnett, Harrison-Garner, plus others.

Page 75- Strictly Kentucky Genealogy

Various Materials To Aid In Family History Research

Page 78 -- Genealogy From Long Ago

Interesting collection of old genealogy clippings over 100 years old.

Green, Lee, Calloway, plus others

Page 81-- Word Puzzle - 134th Kentucky Derby

Page 82-95 "I Remember" By Our Readers

Memories from readers all over Kentucky.

Page 96 Kentucky Genealogy Help Line

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

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 105 Family Reunions & Other Special Announcements

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Page 112 Points of Interest Location Map/Order Form

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