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By Ruth White Burns,Rose Powers White,Lawanda Calton

"A guy used to be a true guy in Them Days" celebrates the existence and personality of the 1st settlers who dared to problem the immense prairie of the Llano Estacado of japanese New Mexico. those ranchers and homesteaders confronted drought, prairie fireplace, rustlers, loss of nutrition and water, and perhsps so much of all, loneliness. because of a scarcity of floor water, the Llano used to be the final sector to be settled. After the tip of the Civil conflict, cowmen started to path their herds to the Plains, and while the railroad got here in 1898, homesteaders poured in, lured by means of offers of loose land. The braveness, choice, and strong humor of those first settlers is printed through their very own phrases of their letters and interviews, recorded whereas they have been nonetheless living.

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