Akins S A – Skidmore Standard 1902-04-15

The following is an index entry from the Index to the Skidmore Standard, 1902.  Short entries are transcribed in the “Notes or transcript” field, while longer articles are summarized.  To obtain a copy of longer articles, contact your library’s Interlibrary Loan department or the State Historical Society of Missouri.

Last name, company name or subject:  Akins

First name:  S

Middle name or initial:  A


Article title:  

Notes or transcript:  “The giant bull of Missouri and probably of the world is owned by S. A. Akins of Merwin, Mo., a station on the Kansas City Southern. He is a Durham, 4 years old next August, 10 feet 9 inches from horn to root of tail; 6 feet 1 inch high, standard measure, 4 feet 7 inches through the breast, and is expected to weigh 5,000 pounds when fat. He is to be exhibited at the world’s fair in St. Louis. – Kansas City Journal.”

Newspaper:  Skidmore Standard

Date (YYYY-MM-DD):  1902-04-15

Volume:  8

Issue:  30

Page:  4

Column:  2