Tag Archives: Missouri

Photo of the Week – Pony Express Rider

The “Photo of the Week” is back…at least for a while. There are several Pony Express Rider silhouettes along US 36 through Missouri. This highway roughly follows the route of Pony Express riders. Between April 1860 and October 1861, the … Continue reading

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The US Route 36 Experience – Part 1

 Days 4 – Travel as I Have Envisioned It Could Be! Leaving La Grange and Elkhart, Indiana, we struck out on our original mission—make time to Bryce Canyon, Utah. Originally, if we had left directly from Tennessee, we would have … Continue reading

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Why I Should Have Enlisted in the Navy

This is more of a personal note to my daughters, but it is a story I would tell anyone if I had the occasion. I was born in Norfolk, Virginia, and spent my first three years there. And, here is … Continue reading

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