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Some Fun Oklahoma History

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by dancer4life, Sep 9, 2019 at 8:41 PM.

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    The movie sons of Katie Elder with John Wayne was based on the Marlow Brothers. We are known as the Marlow Outlaws.
     
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    A sign on 44 led me to believe Tulsa was the home of the 1st parking meter ?
     
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    I didn't see anything about the Sonic being Shawnee OK born and Shawnee has 5 of them.. Per capita Shawnee also is #1 for fast food restaurants and #35 for violent crimes..
     
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    So you know where Baily used to be.
     
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    Another claimant for first Boy Scout troop in America was organized in Pawhuska, Osage County, Oklahoma, in May 1909 by Reverend John F. Mitchell. Rev. Mitchell was a missionary priest from England sent to St. Thomas Episcopal Church by the Church of England.
     
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    It’s still there, just have to know you are there.
     
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    You learn something new every day.
     
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    I wonder how many metal detectorists have been there?
     
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    Probably many. There was an old camp/town south of cox city I would love to find. My grandfather lived there many years ago but nobody remembers exact spot
     
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    Chuck Norris is so cool he was born in Oklahoma.
     
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