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CHAPTER XI The Town of Boone
CHAPTER XII War Times and Afterwards
CHAPTER XIII Some ThriceTold Tales
CHAPTER XIV Some of Our ShowPlaces
CHAPTER XV Schools
CHAPTER XVI Gold and Other Mines
CHAPTER XVII Roads and Railroads
SKETCHES OF PROMINENT FAMILIES
CHAPTER IX Various Churches
CHAPTER X County History
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Page 6 - We who live so far apart that we rarely see more of one another than the blue smoke of each other's chimneys are never at ease without the feel of the forest on every side— room to breathe, to expand, to develop, as well as to hunt and to wander at will. The nature of the mountaineer demands that he have solitude for the unhampered growth of his personality, wing-room for his eagle heart.