Looking Back


Pine Bluffs Post archives

100 years ago

The Cheyenne correspondent of the Rocky Mountain News gives Wyoming a black eye for the sake of fifteen cent space filer. Here it is: “Cheyenne, Wyo., July 8. — Farmers of southeastern Wyoming are praying for rain. Their situation has become desperate as a result of the dry spell, and crops are shriveling in the fields. Unless there is rain before the end of the week the situation will be hopeless.” The next thing we see from this “wish-father to thought,” penny hirer will be that the prosperous farmers of southeast Wyoming are objects of charity. Cheyenne Leader.


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