|Across The Fence: Grandpa’s Grays|
|September 25, 2014 M. Timothy Nolting|
Photo by Lisa Betz/Gering Citizen - Working Percheron Mules from the Harvest Festival at Legacy of the Plains Museum on Saturday, Sept. 20.
“I appreciate fine horseflesh as much as the next fellow,” Grandpa reflected as he reached into his shirt pocket, extracted a plug of ‘Tinsley’ and cut off a chunk with his ever-ready Case pocketknife. We were leaning against the top rail of the fence, staring across the pasture and had been talking about horses.
“But,” he continued as he pointed the pocketknife and plug in my direction, “When it comes to all out brute work, nothin...
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