Some articles on cape, town, cape town highlanders:
... George Frederick Bollinger, who settled on Whitewater and founded Burfordville in Cape Girardeau County ... William Nevins, who was a miller there, came to town and with others was surveying the ruins when they discovered the iron bands of a wooden barrel which was supposed to have contained the ... corner of Green and Nora streets, and north of the town cemetery ...
... Formed as a volunteer corps in 1885 ... Served in the Bechuanaland Campaign (1897) ...
Famous quotes containing the words cape and/or town:
“Round the cape of a sudden came the sea,
And the sun looked over the mountains rim:
And straight was a path of gold for him,
And the need of a world of men for me.”
—Robert Browning (18121889)
“The honest Man has, I know, that modest Desire of Gain which is peculiar to those who understand better Things than Riches; and I dare say he would be contented with much less than what is called Wealth in that Quarter of the Town which he inhabits, and will oblige all his Customers with Demands agreeable to the Moderation of his Desires.”
—Richard Steele (16721729)