Mayfield Book Chapters
Mayfield Book: Chapters
Table of Contents
1 - "I Remember Mayfield" 1
What was so special about growing up in Mayfield? Read twenty-one great stories written by people who love Mayfield, and you'll know why!
2 - "The Quilt That Started It All" 31
It was a lovely, faded friendship quilt that started the whole "somebody ought to do a book" idea.
3 - "From the Beginning" 39
From Coronodo to today. Coronodo traveled Sumner County long before longhorns traveled the Chisholm Trail north to railheads, or homesteaders fenced off their land.
4 - "Mayfield Businesses" 53
Photos of early Main Street Mayfield, stories of past and current businesses, and names of many owners and employees.
5 - "From the Faucet" 85
Information about Lake Wellington, and photos of Mayfield's favorite landmark, the water tower, coming down.
6 - "Worship in the Community" 91
Baptist, Union Chapel Christian Church, Chikaskia Presbyterian Church, Cumberland Presbyterian Church, Methodist Church, and Mayfield Federated Church.
7 - "The Three R's"
"In the Country" 143
"In Mayfield" 161
One-room and Mayfield School information, lists of teachers, interviews with one-room school teachers and numerous photos!
8 - "Play Ball!" 181
Photos of Mayfield's Football and Baseball teams, the professional football team, and several girl's teams.
9 - "Redwing or Red Wing 4-H?
Take Your Pick" 193
First meeting in 1935, the Redwing 4-H club has helped mold and shape several generations of young people.
10 - "Other Community Organizations" 205
Mayfield has had many civic minded service & just-for-fun clubs meet through the years.
11 - "Mayfield Families" 213
More than 115 family stories are in this chapter, many including several generations of familiy history, photographs, and family names.
12 - "Extra! Extra!" 355
Excerpts from several early newspapers, plus Mayfield News through the years.
13 - "Cemeteries" 375
Osborne Cemetery, Union Chapel Cemetery, and Chikaskia (Presbyterian) Cemetery history and burials.
14 - "In Memory" 415
15 - "Miscellaneous Treasures" 437
Miscellaneous stories such as "The Longhorn Stampede," "The Oil Company Fire," Halloween Recollections, and numerous photographs.
Index 497 to 536
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