Table Of Contents
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The Nathan Pelfry Family ... Page 2
Letters To The Kentucky Explorer ... 4
Patrick Murphy, The King Of Newsboys ... 9
Celebrating 200 Years: Breckinridge County ... 11
Decline Of Fur Trapping In Kentucky ... 15
Legend Of "The Bloody Ground"... 17
1874 Kentucky Cholera Epidemic ... 20
History Of Henderson Settlement School ... 22
Rare Glimpse At Life In A Gypsy Camp ... 25
Thomas Lincoln State Shrine... 27
Raymond Hatfield Died A Hero In Korea... 28
Kentucky's Early Iron Furnaces ... 30
Pete McCoy: The Fighting Mountaineer ... 33
Kentucky Genealogy Websites ... 34
Kentucky Riflemen At Battle Of New Orleans ... 35
How General Practice Departments Began ... 38
A "Ma-N-Pa" Grocery, 54 Years Later... 40
Woodford Co. Historian William Railey ... 42
Martinsville: Warren County's Lost City ... 44
Memories Of The Old Country Church ... 46
John Filson's Daniel Boone: Part One ... 48
When Schools Reconvened In July ... 50
"Dry-Land Fishing" In Knott County... 51
Wit-N-Wisdom ... 52
The 1879 Kentucky Gazetteer ... 53
Kentucky Roadside Historic Markers ... 55
Centerfold: Birds-eye View Of County Seats ... 56
The Story Of Memory Hill ... 58
Owsley County's Mainous Family... 61
Strictly Kentucky Genealogy: Part One ... 63
Wild Yarns At The Country Store ... 65
Collins' 1878 Historical Sketches ... 66
Old-Time Recipes ... 68
Word Puzzle: Horses And Jockeys ... 69
Kentucky Kinfolks, 1930s ... 70
Kentucky Genealogy Help Line ... 72
Genealogy From The Long Ago, 1890s... 78
July-August 2000 Events To Enjoy... 80
"I Remember:" By Our Readers... 83
Letters To The Kentucky Explorer (cont.) ... 96
Family Reunions, Announcements... 103
Kentucky Explorer Book Page ... 108
Classified Ads ... 109
Story Map, Subscription Page ... 112