Home / Tom Morrow (page 2)

Tom Morrow

Historically Speaking-The Deadman’s Hand of Aces and Eights

Historically Speaking

By Tom Morrow Of all the characters and legends the Old West, none would exceed the storied life of James Butler “Wild Bill” Hickok. Born May 27, 1837, ...

Read More »

Historically Speaking: Editor, Miner, Politician, Gambler and Rough Rider

Historically Speaking

By Tom Morrow One of the Old West’s most colorful characters, yet relatively unknown was William Owen “Buckey” O’Neill. Bucky had enough careers and vocations than any 10 ...

Read More »

Historically Speaking: The Battle for Free World Survival

Historically Speaking

By Tom Morrow Arguably, the “Battle of Britain,” which took place in the summer and fall of 1940, saved the free world from Nazi tyranny and possible world ...

Read More »

Historically Speaking: Eight Presidents to Study

Historically Speaking

By Tom Morrow There are eight Presidents of the 20th century whom students of history should study to understand what made America the dominant global nation. Today’s young ...

Read More »

Historically Speaking: The Man Who Won The West

Historically Speaking

By Tom Morrow It would not be an exaggeration to say Samuel Colt won the West – with his revolving six-shot pistol. At a time when America was ...

Read More »

Historically Speaking: A Lot of History Passed in 79 Years

Historically Speaking

By Tom Morrow While some of the days I’ve witnessed over the past 79 years have been cloudy, for the most part it’s been a great ride – ...

Read More »

Historically Speaking: The Architects of America- Part 6

Historically Speaking

Edison: The Wizard of Menlo Park The last of our six industrial giants who helped build America was inventor Thomas Alva Edison. He gave us the electric light, ...

Read More »

Historically Speaking: The Architects of America- Part 5

Historically Speaking

Henry Ford: Industrial Leader in the 20th Century By Tom Morrow If ever there was a story deserving of a Hollywood movie, the saga of Henry Ford is ...

Read More »

Historically Speaking: The Architects of America- Part 4

Historically Speaking

Editors note: Our fourth mogul of the six who were key to building America was John Pierpont Morgan, New York entrepreneur and financier, who the federa’ government’s financial ...

Read More »

Historically Speaking: The Architects of America- Part 3

Historically Speaking

America’s Man of Steel Editor’s Note: Our third mogul of the six who key to building America was steel industrialist and philanthropist Andrew Carnegie (pronounced Car-Nay-Kee), a Scottish-American ...

Read More »

Sunday Serial: Haunted Bones-Conclusion

Authors note: This is a work of fiction. It does not reflect any actual events, and all of the characters are fictional. Any similarity to events or persons ...

Read More »

Historically Speaking: The Architects of America- Part 2

Historically Speaking

King of Oil – America’s Richest Man — Ever Editor’s Note: This is the second of a six-part Historically Speaking series about the men who created the backbone ...

Read More »

Historically Speaking: The Architects of America- Part I

Historically Speaking

Editor’s Note: This is the first of a six-part Historically Speaking series about the men who created the backbone of American industry, which built our nation. First up, ...

Read More »

Sunday Serial: Haunted Bones-Chapter 19

Authors note: This is a work of fiction. It does not reflect any actual events, and all of the characters are fictional. Any similarity to events or persons ...

Read More »

Sunday Serial: Haunted Bones-Chapter 18

Authors note: This is a work of fiction. It does not reflect any actual events, and all of the characters are fictional. Any similarity to events or persons ...

Read More »