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History: McCord’s Ranch – A Chronicle of Sounding Lake, Pt. 1

Reprinted from the December 1952 issue of Canadian Cattlemen

McCord’s Ranch – A Chronicle of Sounding Lake, Pt. 1
By Margaret V. Watt

‘Editor’s Note: A fascinating historical account of the Wilkinson-McCord Ranching venture in East Central Alberta at the turn of the century appears in three installments – herewith is installment No. 1.

It is sad to note how Time has gather these riders one by one to herself. Of that once robust company of cowboys only one is left. Bill Greathouse views alone that row of empty saddles.’

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‘Our History’ is curated by former Canadian Cattlemen editor, Gren Winslow.

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