|Across the Fence: The much maligned Ms. Watson|
|July 19, 2012 M. Timothy Nolting|
On the 20th of July in the year 1889 Ms. Watson met an untimely and tragic death just eighteen days after her 28th birthday. Not unlike many pioneers of her time, Ms. Watson was a young woman who doggedly pursued her personal dream of land and a life of adventure and independence in the wide-open freedom of the west. She was so very close to achieving that dream when it all ended near the Sweetwater River under the scorching sun of a big, blue Wy...
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