James Blanding, Gardner Mt.
- Reading the micro from the Gardner Wonderland Newspapers today. Only 2 short
mentions of James Blanding putting together the road crew. Nothing exciting about
it. The Wonderland Newspaper went out of existence in 1905, so will continue the
search via the Livingston Newspaper through 1912. It really was the wild west area in
those days. Shootings, robberies, drunks, you name it. Even read clip of an armless
man holding up the local bank holding a gun with his toes....now that I would like to