Elk County, Kansas

Poor  Farm


C. Gillmouth, superintendent of the Elk county poor farm, was in Eureka Friday enroute to Nevada, Mo.
(Eureka Herald and Greenwood County Republican ~ Friday ~ May 25, 1900 ~ Page 5)

All paupers are more or less persecuted.  The Elk county poor farm has secured a pair of bloodhounds to prevent escapes.
(Topeka State Journal ~ Thursday ~ September 22, 1904 ~ Page 4)


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