The Hustlerettes and the Lula Hotel

Straub, Virginia Merrifield. Phillips County Historical Quarterly. Volume 19, Number 3 & 4. June and September 1981. Published by The Phillips County Historical Society. Helena, Arkansas. This story is taken directly … Continue reading The Hustlerettes and the Lula Hotel

Forgotten Heroes at Rich: Richard Harris, Henry Lucas and John Magsby

Richard Harris joined Company I of the 3rd Regiment U.S. Colored Cavalry on January 6, 1865 at Vicksburg.  He was enrolled the following day for 3 years or the war. … Continue reading Forgotten Heroes at Rich: Richard Harris, Henry Lucas and John Magsby

Nancy Lindsley’s Saga on the Pass

Nancy was the daughter of Samuel and Susanna Brown.  She was born in Kentucky around 1815.  Her parents were married on September 14, 1807 in Garrard County, Kentucky.  Samuel was … Continue reading Nancy Lindsley’s Saga on the Pass