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Debunking a Myth – The Truth About Bell’s Tavern

I was recently drawn into a discussion about the history of Mammoth Cave and the surrounding area, and stumbled upon a mess of half-truths and urban legends that are truly irreverent to the real history that is being smothered and … Continue reading

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The Truth About Hiram Hudson

On the old Charles Wininger farm, which comprised many acres on the hills surrounding Beaver Creek, west-northwest of Glasgow, there was once a beautiful view of the Beaver Creek Valley and the woodlands that surrounded it. The farm kept in … Continue reading

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“Aunt Nan” Bishop and Agnes Wiltshire

In the olden days were many roads and byways, either fallen by the wayside, or were numbered into State Highways, and their original names have been forgotten. Only a few miles of road, off the beaten path, remains so named … Continue reading

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The Great Cave City Storm – 17 January 1870

On the 17th of January 1870, about 4 o’clock in the morning, the little town of Cave City, about 12 miles northwest of Glasgow, was wrecked. The great cyclone that swept the northern portion of the county was first noted … Continue reading

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