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Lewis and Clark in the News- June 5, 2004

FOLLOWING Lewis and Clark's trail, one swing at a time
Minneapolis Star Tribune (subscription) - Minneapolis, MN, USA
... Oh, to have Meriwether Lewis' description of holes 14, 15 and 16 at Bully Pulpit, holes that reach into the North Dakota Badlands. ...

A good word: 'Sagacity'
Dallas Morning News (subscription) - Dallas, TX, USA
"Before heading off, Meriwether Lewis purchased a dog for $20 and named him Seaman. Lewis's writings mention that Seaman displayed unusual 'sagacity.'

LEWIS and Clark re-enactors to camp at Arrow Rock
The Marshall Democrat-News - Marshall, MO, USA
A crew of 45 men retracing the course Meriwether Lewis and William Clark took along the Missouri River two centuries ago will camp in Saline County next week. ...

AW, shucks: Museum fetes corn lovers in South Dakota
Dallas Morning News (subscription) - Dallas, TX, USA
... for 2004. Silhouettes of Meriwether Lewis, William Clark and Sakakawea were created with different natural colors of corn.

RETRACING Lewis and Clark's route from above
Kansas City Star (subscription) - Kansas City, MO, USA
˜Twenty-six scientists and pilots landed at Atchison on Friday, their sixth stop along the Lewis and Clark Trail. ...

HOLDEN posthumously 'frees' Lewis and Clark slave
Springfield News Leader - Springfield, MO, USA
Bob Holden posthumously "freed" the only black member of the Lewis and Clark party, calling the recognition of the slave named York "long overdue.".

June 5, 2004