One Thing Certain

IOLA – In alluding to the report that Commissioner Sparks was in danger of assasination, the Champion remarks that “one thing is certain – they can’t blow his brains out.”  The Iola Register, Iola, Kansas.  Friday, January 15, 1886.  Page...

Specs Needed

There is a man in Rooks County who is so near-sighted that he cannot go to sleep without his specs on.  The Weekly Kansas Chief, Troy, Kansas.  Thursday, January 3, 1873.  Page 2.  © Transcribed by Darren McMannis for the Kansas Council of Genealogical Societies,...