Kittie Wilkins, "the Horse Queen of Idaho," was perhaps the most famous western woman in the country at the turn of the 20th century. She was the only woman at the time whose sole occupation was selling horses; the Wilkins Horse Company owned about 10,000 head in Owyhee County, Idaho.
Mailbox...Living twelve miles out into the country from the nearest village was all I knew growing up. Having the mailman come was always a curiosity for me. " What's in the mail today ? ! " Or, " Has the mailman come yet ? " There was rarely anything of real interest to a child or young person...so I don't know why the curiosity....:)