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                    Historical Society


         One important purpose of the Chase County Historical Society, with its museum in Champion, Nebraska, has been to collect and publish information and stories reflecting Chase County Nebraska History.  It's volunteer researchers have made every effort when possible to verify the information they set forth in their publications, however, knowing that a true history of an area is not always in the facts and figures, but in the stories and antedotes passed down from family member to family member.  Since their organization in 1938 they have published several Chase County Histories, and are continuing to gather information for future publications.     The following is a list of the Table of Contents of each publication, showing the wide spectrum of information that these dedicated historians and scribes have set forth in the Histories.

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        Chase County History
Volume XII
Published July 2001

Contents Page
Introduction, by Linda Banks 2
Chase County Historical Society Officers 3
Wild Horse Berry, by Cornelius Gardner 5
The Getzendaner Sisters and Their Trick Riding Horses,
by Anoma Hoffmeister
The Michal and Jane Moreland Family,
by Anoma Hoffmeister
Profile: Wayne Davidson, by Terry Wallace 12
Orphan Kist Inducted into Nebraska Racing Hall of Fame,
by Don Lee
Thoroughbreds Come through Again for Morelands 17
Orphan Kist Pins Loss on the Doctor 19
How to Cool a Horse While Taking it Easy Yourself: Hap Stinnette's
Electric Powered Horse Exerciser, by Anoma Hoffmeister
The Horse Shoe, by Anoma Hoffmeister 22
Champions Named at 2001 Chase County Fair 4-H Horse Show 24
More Chase County Horses 25

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