Palabras Pintorescas: Let’s bring back annual ‘Rails and Trails’ days

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By Editha Bartley

Distracted should be my middle name. This time I am looking through a box of old papers (mostly newspapers) and I find a copy of “The Valmora Sun” a monthly newspaper published by the tuberculosis patients at my old home, Valmora.

This April 1939 copy has a historically fun advertisement on the back page.

It is a full page ad (larger than 11 by 13) that reads: “Announcing... The First Annual American Legion Cowboy’s Reunion).

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