Reader Queries

Each month, The Kentucky Explorer magazine receives literally scores of letters from our faithful readers. Among those letters we often find queries, ranging from requests for words to songs and poems to trying to locate former classmates and military buddies of long ago.


Here are a few queries from

September 2008


Highland High School
Photos Wanted

Dear Editor:
I graduated from Highland High School, Breathitt County, Kentucky.
If anyone has photos, I would like to have copies.
Mary E. Turner
81 Maple Grove Road
Camden, OH 45311
rturner015woh.rr.com


Recipe For Ginger
Biscuits Wanted

Dear Editor:
Does anyone have a recipe for ginger biscuits?
My husband ate them in Harlan, Harlan County, Kentucky, in the late 1940s.
Any recipes would be appreciated.
Benny Day
125 Britton Lane
Monroe, OH 45050


Fresh Morels Wanted
Dear Editor:
I would like the time and location of the Kentucky Morel Mushroom Festival.
I will gladly pay for a few pounds of fresh morels.
Any help appreciated.
Agnes Meredith
325 Allison Way
Louisville, KY 40220