Frank Slake (right) and Ray Stratton gathered holly and mistletoe in the hills near Lerose, KY for Christmas 1907 when they worked for the K. & P. Lumber Company established there. Full caption at Owsley County Historical & Genealogy Society.
The Rabbit and the ‘Possum each wanted a wife; but no one would marry either one of them. They talked the matter over, and the Rabbit said: “We can’t get wives here. Let’s go to the next settlement. I’m the messenger for the council, and I’ll tell the people that I bring an order that […]