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#21618 Weekend of April 30, 2016
This week's guest is an author, historian, ranch manager with a lot of information on the early trail drives from the deep south to the
Northern Range. Ken Mather has a lot of information that we'll take you along with those courageuos riders who opened up the west. The
music reflects the theme of the conversation with a carefully chosen selection of some of the finest trail drive songs ever written.
There's heart warming piece of cowboy poetry some helpful horse training advice, Rangeland news and much more this week.
Hugh's guest this week is Historian Ken Mather.
Here's this week's song and poem list:
- Trail Drive (Horses, Cattle & Coyotes) Sons of the San Joaquin
- Wagon Tongue (From Time To Time)(CanCon) Tom Cole
- We Got Us A Trail Drive (1880's Cowboys)(CanCon) Jim Reader
- Goodbye To Montana (Goin' Back To Texas) Don Edwards
- We'll Rest At The End Of The Trail Kimmy Hudson
- POEM I'm Goona Be A Cowboy Title Track Ken Cook
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