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|| The forgotten graveyard -- Those 1776 headstones -- Visiting relatives: Tips for cemetery visits for genealogists -- List of Boone cemeteries and gravesites -- Did you know? -- Copperheads, butternuts and golden knights -- National Horse Thief Detective Association -- Pioneer doctors -- Beware of ghouls, body snatchers, resurrectionists, and grave torpedos -- Boone stuff worth knowing -- Immoral boozey Boone -- Swampdoodle was real -- Old time schools of Boone -- Mary Mary Mary -- Cures that might kill you -- Don't worry, Uncle Mose has a Madstone -- Joyriding with freshmen on the loop of fear -- Are you related to Boone royalty? -- Reign of the extension homemakers -- Past county presidents listing -- Man, beast or apparition? -- The Thorntown gorilla -- Time capsules made and found and made again.
|| "The state of Boone, a place filled with graveyards, madesones, cures, history, tall tales, lynching, crimes, characters, gorillas, high hopes, low morals and stuff that makes us laugh until we cry." --Page 4 of cover.