Table Of Contents

MARCH 1997


Morgan In Kentucky, 1862... Page 2

Letters To The Kentucky Explorer ...4

When Neighbors Enjoyed Fox Hunting... 9

Old-Time Judges Allowed No Nonsense ...11

Panoramic Main Street Views ...12

A Visit To Frankfort One Hundred Years Ago ...14

Hanging Of Dick Shuck In 1877 ...16

A Look At Historic Big Sandy River Valley ..23

Making Sugar On Harlan's Big Black Mountain ...26

Religion In Pioneer Kentucky ...29

Kentucky's Roadside History Markers ...33

Ancient Skeletons Found At Perry's Raven Rock ...34

Coming Of Spring Some Seventy Years Ago ...38

The Rouseys, Brothers Who Died With Boots On ...39

George Owens, The Admiral Of Swan Lake ...41

When Big Pat Bought A 25-Cent Mule! ...43

Civil War Soldiers Of Meltcalfe And Adair Cos. ...44

Early Settlers Of Mays Lick ...46

Tales Of Daniel Boone When He Was Young ...49

Loretta Lynn, Ky.'s Country Music Legend ...52

Photos Of Burnside, Ky. About 1910 ...54

Historical Sketches Of Kentucky - 1878 ...56

Violent Kentuckians During October, 1883 ...57

Remembering Timothy Demonbreun ...58

Kentucky's 1879 State Gazetteer ...61

A Young Kentuckian In Japan During 1945 ...64

Lost Graves Found And Restored 69

Loot From 1892 Train Robbery Never Found ...70

Who Killed Tecumseh? ...72

Old Kentucky Ballad ...74

Old-Time Recipes To Enjoy ...76

A Word Puzzle ...77

Family Reunions & Announcements ...78

March Events To Enjoy In Kentucky ...79

Genealogy From The Long Ago... 80

Kentucky Genealogy Help Line ...82

I Remember - Memories From Our Readers ... 92

Kentucky Kinfolks... 104

Kentucky Genealogy From Dr. Dickey's Diary ...106

Explorer Book Page ...108

Explorer Classified Ads... 110

Where In Kentucky - March's Location Map ...111

A Kentucky Governor - James P. Knott ...112