Monthly Archives: August 2015

Phishing and farcing and the loss of spontaneity

Another grim warning about the dangers lurking on Facebook (see link at the end of this post). I have only been on Facebook for about six years, but this makes me long for the good old days. It also makes … Continue reading

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And Now Some Words From My Friend Phyl

Phyllida Porter is the granddaughter of Franklin L. Gilson, who wrote our Medicine Lodge Indian Peace Treaty Pageant, and directed each presentation until his death in 1946. ¬†Phyllida’s mother, Miriam Gilson Porter, was the first Spirit of the Prairie. Phyl … Continue reading

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Spirit of the Prairie

In 1926, the citizens of Medicine Lodge, Kansas, decided to celebrate the historic 1867 Peace Treaties signed on the banks of the Medicine River, between the five Plains tribes and the U.S. government. Spirit of the Prairie captures life in … Continue reading

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