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
From the Billings Gazette, a great article about the U.S. Marshals Service's send off for Stan before he and Lynda left for Ecuador.
Some of the text:
From the Billings Gazette
Stan Lynde's Cowboy Lore & Legend: Montana Facts this week features good samaritan, Chief Little Dog.
See it here:
Happy New Year!
I'm Stan Lynde, author of The Big Open and seven other Merlin Fanshaw western novels. Thanks for stopping by!
A good samaritan
Another beautiful Christmas sentiment from Stan, at Stan Lynde's Cowboy Lore & Legend today:
Have a safe trip and a thrilling adventure, Stan & Lynda!
YOU REIN UP ON A HILLTOP OVERLOOKING THE LIGHTS OF HOME. AND YOU TAKE A MOMENT TO LOOK ONCE AGAIN AT THE COLD AND
This is a link to a book review from the Billings Gazette about 'The Big Open.'
You already knew it was a great read, though, didn't you? :)
Don't forget Stan will be signing books tomorrow in Billings from noon till 2:00 at
The Big Open
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