March 2016

Famous Riders-James Holt Haslam

This record was found among some of the letters from my grandmother Pearl Haslam Redford. James Holt Haslam was her grandfather. One of these was the renowned “Pony Bob” (Robert H. Haslam) of the Pony Express who made one ride 308 miles without leaving the saddle. The regular assignment was...

Alfred and Millie Salway 1918

Alfred and his sister Millie died of consumption in 1918. They are my grandfather Jack Salway’s brother and sister.