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
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
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 - 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
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.
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!