Feb 242019
 

Note: Yesterday I told you the story of the brave Iowa pioneer boy Milton Lott. Here is another tale of a heroic young person from early Iowa. Both are from my book Highway History And Back Road Mystery II. In Boone County, Iowa we came across the story of Kate Shelley, a courageous teenager who […]

The Legend Of Old Rip

 Posted by at 12:12 am  Nick's Blog
Aug 222018
 

Note: This story is from my book Highway History And Back Road Mystery II. Sometimes we go out in search of one story, and stumble upon another one we never expected to find. So it was with the story of Old Rip, which we discovered in Eastland, Texas. It all began back in 1897, when […]