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

November 2012




Purple Shamrock Bulbs

Dear Editor:
I am interested in getting some bulbs of the purple shamrock.
If anyone has any to share, I would like to have a few.
Please keep up the good work with The Kentucky Explorer.
Beulah Guffey
1996 S. HWY 619
Jamestown, KY 42629


Magazines To Share
Dear Editor:
I have 67 copies of The Kentucky Explorer I would like to share with whoever wants them. There is one copy of the October 2003 issue, then continuous issues starting in June 2005 through November 2011.
If anyone can use these issues, all in fine condition, please contact me.
Kay Ballard
458 Hegge Drive
Sierra Vista, AZ 85635
520/452-0297
Katytwo59@cox.net


Books Wanted
Dear Editor:
I wish to purchase Appalachia Crossroads, The Caudill Family, Volumes 1-3, by Clayton R. Cox.
Waukesha Lowe Sammons
9010 Gandy Cove
Bartlett, IN 38133
901/213-1955
waukehasammons@bellsouth.com


These are only two of the many queries inside The Kentucky Explorer.