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Thursday, February 12, 2009 - Rockhound State Park, Deming NM

Prickly sunset on the trail, Rockhound State Park, Deming NM, February 9, 2009
Prickly sunset on the trail, Rockhound State Park, Deming NM, February 9, 2009

Here is another image from my sunset walk on Monday, this one in black and white.

Night camp

Site 27 - Rockhound State Park, Deming NM

Hobnobbing with Brigham Young

The day following my arrival in the flourishing City of the Saints, as they called it then and still call it, I very unexpectedly met and formed the acquaintance of Brigham Young. I was riding along at the head of my flock of sheep when a stoutly built, florid faced genteel-looking man, whose hair was just turning gray, walked down to the street from one of the most pretentious residences in the place and inquired whose sheep I had charge of.

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