This week's Cowboy Lore & Legend: Montana Facts features a 'Hard Winter .' Check it out at Stan's
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
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
Montana Facts ~ How IT Got Its Name Department this weeks at Stan's blog:
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
The meaning behind '3-7-77,' a Montana Fact from Stan Lynde's Cowboy Lore & Legend, this week at the blog:
THERE HAVE BEEN MANY EXPLANATIONS
FOR THE NUMER5 3-7-77 WHICH
APPEARED ON NOTICES POSTED BY
MONTANA’S VIGILANTES. ONE HISTORIAN STATED THE
SYMBOL WAS A WARNING TO THE RECiPIENT THAT HE WAS
'How It Got Its Name Department' Today's Montana Fact from Stan Lynde's Cowboy Lore & Legend at the blog. Stop by and check it out!
I'm Stan Lynde, author of The Big Open and seven other Merlin Fanshaw western novels. Thanks for stopping by!
Stan Lynde's Cowboy Lore & Legend: Montana Facts
Read about Calamity Jane this week in Stan Lynde's Cowboy Lore & Legend: Montana Facts.
A few words from fans:
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