May 19, 2022
I recently read an article from your paper regarding the explosions at Number 1 mine in Hanna in 1903 and 1908. I couldn’t decide whether to laugh or cry at the mention of donkeys pulling the loaded mine carts out of the mine. Perhaps you should educate Messrs Armstrong and Leathers about the different between donkeys and mules. Please do not use the term quadruped since that may add even more confusion.
As a founding member of the Hanna Historical Society and a person who lost family members in the 1908 explosion I have to ask why the people who laid all the ground work for the d...