Table Of Contents

May 1998

Kentucky Explorer Magazine - Volume 13, Number 1


McAfee School - Through The Years... Page 2

Letters To The Kentucky Explorer... 4

When Flatboats Were Common... 8

Kentucky's Swiss Colonists... 11

Mammoth Cave - Pictorial Views ...12

Hargis Ison, The Appalachian Peddler... 14

Visit To Rural Schools In 1879... 17

Slices Of Kentucky Life, 1822-1823 ...18

Zachary Taylor's Nomination Committee... 20

Kentucky's Roadside History Markers... 21

When Bill Monroe Came To Smithland... 22

Wise And Other Wise... 23

The Kentucky Yeoman - 1886 ...24

Nancy Keith's Special Healing Gift... 27

Livingston County's Lewis Family ...29

A Talk With Governor Paul Patton ...33

A Lumberman's Life In 1882 ...38

Recalling Huff Brothers Country Store... 40

G.L. Morrison's Interesting Diary ...41

Kentucky's Diverse And Unique Forests ...45

Danville's Professor John W. Bate ...47

Apple Blossoms Bring On Memories ...50

When Big Pat Dehorned The Devil ...52

Kentucky's 1879 Gazetteer ...53

A Look At Augusta - Pictorial Feature ...56

Willoughby Nickell's Barber Shop ...58

Kentucky's Ties To Gene Markey ...59

How The Telephone Came To Wells Creek ...61

Mary Draper Ingles First White Woman Here ...63

Carefree Days Along Trails Of Elk Mountain ..65

Historical Sketches Of Kentucky - 1878 ...68

Sad Lives Of Cleve Stivers And Sallie Purvis ...70

I Remember -- By Our Readers ...72

Kentucky Genealogy Help Line ...81

Family Reunions & Other Announcements ...88

Harlan County Marriages - A Word Puzzle ...90

Old-Time Recipes To Enjoy ...91

Genealogy From The Long Ago - 1890s ...92

May Events - What To See & Do This Month ...94

White Rock Quarry - A Pictorial Feature ...100

Kentucky Kinfolks - 1930s Genealogy Feature ...102

Genealogy From The Dickey Diary - 1898 ...104

Kentucky Explorer Book Page ...107

Explorer Classified Ads ...109