Arkansas postcard past By Ray Hanley
The steam shovel was built into a rail car that advanced it down the track digging out the rail bed in preparation for the next set of tracks. The writer seemed to be having some business reversals. “Did not get done as some of the depositions failed to get here in time, just throwed it out of court and quit. Have sold out to Mr. Arnold today.” So wrote Tilden to Pearl in Kansas.