Merritt G W – Skidmore Standard 1901-05-10

The following is an index entry from the Index to the Skidmore Standard, 1901.  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:  Merritt

First name:  G

Middle name or initial:  W


Article title:  A Fine Black Percheon Stallion

Notes or transcript:  Brief article reporting that G. W. Merritt returned last Friday with a 1,900 pound Percheon stallion, considered to be “the finest horse of this breed ever brought to Skidmore.” L. F. Hammond said the horse was the finest he had ever seen. The horse was available for breeding at the Appleman livery barn in Skidmore.

Newspaper:  Skidmore Standard

Date (YYYY-MM-DD):  1901-05-10

Volume:  7

Issue:  3

Page:  5

Column:  3