The LS Brand: The Story of a Texas Panhandle Ranch (M K Brown Range Life Series)

Dulcie Sullivan Loula Grace Erdman

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The LS Brand: The Story of a Texas Panhandle Ranch (M K Brown Range Life Series)

The LS Brand: The Story of a Texas Panhandle Ranch (M K Brown Range Life Series) By Dulcie Sullivan Loula Grace Erdman The LS Brand The Story of a Texas Panhandle Ranch M K Brown Range Life Series In the spring of W M D Lee and Lucien B Scott wealthy businessmen of Leavenworth Kansas purchased land in the upper Texas Panhandle to establish the Lee Scott Cattle Company Their range spraw

  • Title: The LS Brand: The Story of a Texas Panhandle Ranch (M K Brown Range Life Series)
  • Author: Dulcie Sullivan Loula Grace Erdman
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  • Page: 378
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  • The LS Brand: The Story of a Texas Panhandle Ranch (M K Brown Range Life Series) By Dulcie Sullivan Loula Grace Erdman In the spring of 1881, W M D Lee and Lucien B Scott, wealthy businessmen of Leavenworth, Kansas, purchased land in the upper Texas Panhandle to establish the Lee Scott Cattle Company Their range sprawled across four Texas counties and extended into eastern New Mexico About six months later, fifty thousand head of mixed cattle, branded LS, grazed those thousands of acIn the spring of 1881, W M D Lee and Lucien B Scott, wealthy businessmen of Leavenworth, Kansas, purchased land in the upper Texas Panhandle to establish the Lee Scott Cattle Company Their range sprawled across four Texas counties and extended into eastern New Mexico About six months later, fifty thousand head of mixed cattle, branded LS, grazed those thousands of acres of free grass This book is the story of Lee and Scott s LS Ranch from the tempestuous years of the open range to the era of bob wire It is also the story of the pioneer men and women whose efforts developed the LS into a cattle empire W M D and Lena Lee, Lucien and Julia Scott, Mister Mac and Miss Annie McAllister, and Charles and Pauline Whitman Here are accounts of chuck wagons and wagon bosses prairie fires, blizzards, and bog holes ranch management problems and cowboys on strike lobo wolves and romance wild sprees in Tascosa and its Hogtown sector LS cowboys fighting against a gang of organized rustlers in a feud that ended in tragedy and those same cowboys on the long trails to Dodge City and Montana Drawing upon stories told to her by men and women who were with the LS during the 1880 s and later years, Dulcie Sullivan presents her narrative in a clear, straightforward, but sympathetic manner that gives the reader a vivid sense of how life was really lived there in those times Especially telling is her occasional use of an almost poetic incident the steers bedding down around a campfire to listen to the chuck wagon cook play his fiddle, or the suit of Spanish armor found in a spring, or the hail battered trees attempting to renew themselves, despite their grotesque shapes.
    The LS Brand: The Story of a Texas Panhandle Ranch (M K Brown Range Life Series) By Dulcie Sullivan Loula Grace Erdman

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    1. Aubrey Caudill on said:

      Oddly contained a lot of information that you ll read about in books about the XIT I know they wee neighboring ranches, but I was disappointed there wasn t specific information to the ranch However it was an easy fast read.

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