Hard Winter

Hard Winter

This week's Cowboy Lore & Legend: Montana Facts features a 'Hard Winter .' Check it out at Stan's blog: bb by Stan Lynde WINTER OF 1886-1887, ONE OF THE WORST IN WESTERN HISTORY, BEGAN AFTER A TWO-YEAR DROUGHT WHICH HAD ALREADY KILLED AND WEAKENED HUNDREDS OF CATTLE ON MONTANA’5 OVER5TOCKED Hard Winter

A good samaritan

A good samaritan

Stan Lynde's Cowboy Lore & Legend: Montana Facts this week features good samaritan, Chief Little Dog. See it here: Happy New Year! bb I'm Stan Lynde, author of The Big Open and seven other Merlin Fanshaw western novels. Thanks for stopping by! A good samaritan

An old friend

An old friend

This past weekend in Great Falls, Stan Lynde's book signing was a huge success! This is a picture of Stan with Doug Clanin, a friend from childhood, at the event. The final stop on the Montana book tour will be this Thursday, December 20 from noon till 2:00 at the Yellowstone Western Heritage Center 2822 Montana Avenue Billings, MT 59101 An old friend

Father DeSmet

Father DeSmet ~ This Week's Montana Fact at Stan Lynde's Cowboy Lore & Legend

Father DeSmet - Man of Faith.. You can read about him at Stan Lynde's blog this week. Be sure to spend some time at the site, especially if you haven't read his cartoons and blogs for a while. ~~~~~~~~~~ Next week, the last stop on Stan's Montana book tour, THURSDAY, December 20, from noon-2 p.m. Yellowstone Western Heritage Center Father DeSmet

American Cowboy Picture

Stan Lynde's Cowboy Lore & Legend~ Montana Facts

Montana Facts ~ How IT Got Its Name Department this weeks at Stan's blog: Bb Next stop on 'The Big Open' book tour ~ Great Falls, this Saturday, December 15, 1:00-4:00, at 1600 Market Place Great Falls, MT 59405 Stan Lynde's Cowboy Lore & Legend~ Montana Facts

Bummer Dan's Bonanza!

Bummer Dan

Have you heard about 'Bummer Dan' McFadden? You can earn all about him in this week's Montana Facts from Stan Lynde's Cowboy Lore & Legend. bb BUMMER DAN'S BONANZA! IN MONTANA’S GOLD RUSH DAYS IN THE 1860S, “BUMMER DAN’ MCFADDEN MADE HIS WAY BY MOOCHNG MEALS, DRINKS, TOBACCO, AND EVEN A PLACE TO SLEEP FROM VIRGINIA CITY’S MINERS. BUT Bummer Dan's Bonanza!

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