They Left Their Mark In Oakford, 1872

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There was a slaughter house north of the Collie Lounsberry barn northwest of town.

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On rainy days boys gathered under the water tank to play tag.

Douglas Thomas, one of Oakford's great hunters, was called to track a large wolf in the hills south of Oakford in 1907. His prize was displayed in stores in Oakford and Petersburg.


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