TALES OF OLD ELMA — FURTHER READING & BACKGROUND

 

"The Greatest Bull in the World" was in Elma

More information about Rag Apple Korndyke 8th, "The Greatest Bull in the World" is at this link:

The Greatest Bull in the World.

 

ELMA'S FIRST INVENTOR:

THOMAS HANVEY, MASTER COOPER

Further reading about Thomas Hanvey is at this link:

First Inventor

 

THE MANY

VILLAGES & HAMLETS OF ELMA

Further reading about the villages and hamlets in Elma is at these links:

Elma Hamlets webpage

Villages & Hamlets of Elma

 

 

GOD'S SPRING WATER BETHESDA MISSION

Further reading about the God's Spring Water Bethesda Mission is on this webpage:

God's Spring Water Bethesda Mission

 

 

THE TRIAL OF CARL MANKE FOR THE HEINOUS KILLING OF JOHN ATLOFF

Further reading about the murder is on this webpage:

1878 Murder of John Atloff by Carl Manke

 

 

SUE HOWE BLAZAK:

ELMA'S OWN BETSY ROSS

Further reading about Sue Howe Blazak is at this link:

Sue Howe Blazak.

 

 

THE KETCHUM MOWER, THE WORLD'S FIRST, BEST MOWER AND ITS ELMA CONNECTION

Documents relating to the Ketchum Mower can be found here:

Ketchum Mower

 

THE RAILROAD HELPED ELMA PROSPER AND OFFERED A BIT OF MAGIC

Further reading about the rail line which runs through Elma is on this webpage:

Elma's Rail Line

 

DANIEL MCPHERSON

INVENTOR OF A GRAIN BINDER, &

BURIED IN ELMA CEMETERY

Further reading about Daniel McPherson is in the link below:

Daniel McPherson - Inventor of a Grain Binder