The Brooklyn Bridge Incident

  I have been off-line with computer problems so I apologize for the down time. I will be posting several articles over the next days and stay tuned for an exciting announcement in the next thirty days.                                                                                                                                              Down The Road with the Original Buffalo Dale  Welcome back. On location…

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The St. Louis Arch and Other Points East

               Down The Road with the Original Buffalo Dale  Welcome back. The trip from the far northeast corner of Oklahoma along highway 44 to St. Louis and the internationally known structure known as the “Gateway to the West” or the “Arch of St. Louis” takes six hours. Along the way…

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The Nature Conservancy’s Tallgrass Prairie Preserve

A unique travel destination in Oklahoma…………. Down The Road with the Original Buffalo Dale  Welcome back.  On Saturday morning while checking out the local farmer’s market I had the good fortune to visit with two local experts about the workings and management of the different ecosystems in Oklahoma, particularly the…

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Frank Phillips and the New Osage Chief

                      Down The Road with the Original Buffalo Dale  Welcome back.  It is an honor and a privilege to be a witness to history in the making and last Wednesday was one of those times when I was invited by his family to attend the inauguration of Geoffrey Standing…

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Robbery and Cattle Rustling in Oklahoma

As cattle prices rise, the theft of livestock is a growing problem in Oklahoma… Welcome back.  It was Valentine’s Day in 1866 when just after 2 p.m. the bank was robbed in Liberty, Missouri. An estimated sixty thousand dollars was stolen and a nineteen year old innocent bystander named George…

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Off the Beaten Path in New Mexico

                     One last post from my most recent trip to New Mexico!                                              Down The Road with the Original Buffalo Dale  Welcome back.  Getting off the beaten path. That statement could mean several things that have to do with life but for…

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New Mexico’s Enchanted Circle 2014: Have Walker will Travel

       More travels in New Mexico …………………………………                                   Down The Road with the Original Buffalo Dale  Welcome back.  Over the last three weeks, I’ve taken you to Santa Fe, New Mexico, the Ghost Ranch in Abiqui, Philmont Boy Scout Ranch, the UUBar Ranch and the St. James Hotel, all…

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Ghost Ranch & The St. James Hotel

A film about my travels in this area will be posted  this coming week.                      Down The Road with the Original Buffalo Dale  Welcome back.  After a few days spent at the Ghost Ranch in north central New Mexico, I’ve come back to Bartlesville a new man. The magic of…

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New Mexico and the famous La Fonda Hotel

                                    Down The Road with the Original Buffalo Dale  Welcome back.  While traveling I often run across places of interest not always on my itinerary and the first night on the road this week that’s just what happened. The exit for Conchas Lake is five hours west of Oklahoma City…

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On The Road To Santa Fe

                            Down The Road with the Original Buffalo Dale  Welcome back.  It was ten years before the Pilgrims landed on Plymouth Rock when Santa Fe, New Mexico was established and today it is one of the most historical places in the country. It is well documented and easy to see…

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Farmers Markets and Horse Rustler “Peg Leg” Smith

                         Down The Road with the Original Buffalo Dale Welcome back.  According to information published by the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City, Tutankhamen was the reigning king of all Egypt 3,200 years ago, give or take a hundred years I would imagine. The Mediterranean Sea and the…

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Local Events and the History of the USS Intrepid

    While I’m back home I’ve been catching up on local events and also reflecting on some of the experiences I had while I was traveling.                Down The Road with the Original Buffalo Dale  Welcome back.  History is made every second of every day….

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New York City

One highlight of my visit to New York City was the opportunity to meet famous people….                             Down The Road with the Original Buffalo Dale  Welcome back.  As I said goodbye to New York City this past week, my notebook was full of interesting adventures, from the people watching in…

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The Day That New York City Cried

                           Down The Road with the Original Buffalo Dale  Welcome back.  This week a true story about the day I saw “New York City cry.” Last Sunday must have been an average day for New York City Police Officer Dennis Guerra. A good cop with eight years of experience, he…

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New York City-One Amazing Place

A few highlights from my stay in New York City                              Down The Road with the Original Buffalo Dale  Welcome back.  Where do you begin when you’re writing a story about New York City, one of the most complicated, diverse and exciting places on earth? With neighborhoods as different and…

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New York City and Points East

I’ll be in New York City for the next few weeks, pursing contacts for a business project I’ve been working on the past six years. Stay tuned for my experiences in the big city.

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The Great Train Expo

Some local news that could be a hit anywhere…………                   Down The Road with the Original Buffalo Dale Welcome back.  The Tulsa fairgrounds were hopping last Saturday with a big gun show, the weekly Saturday flea market, a couple of livestock shows and what was billed as “The Great Train…

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Recent News about Chub Anderson and The Mullendore Murder

  I wrote this article in response to a recent story that appeared in The Oklahoman and was reprinted in the                           Down The Road with the Original Buffalo Dale  Welcome back. Many people have asked me to comment on the recent newspaper article concerning Chub Anderson and the Mullendore…

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Oklahoma State University Basketball & An Update on the Mullendore Murder

 Check out the website for the Examiner-Enterprise (examiner-enterprise.com) to read their story from Thursday February 27th about the latest on the Mullenodre murder.                          Down The Road with the Original Buffalo Dale  Welcome back. Eddie Sutton, Tubby Smith, Marcus Smart, along with the family ofthe late Bob Kurland. Gallagher-IBA Arena…

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The Cuban Revolution

Through a simple twist of fate I have ended up with a personal connection to the events following the 1959 revolution…… Down The Road with the Original Buffalo Dale  Welcome back. The date was January 1, 1959 and the hotels and nightclubs in Havana, Cuba were full. For years the…

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Creedence Clearwater Revisited and the Fabulous Mid Life Crisis Band

Like many others around the country, I’ve discovered that the event centers and clubs at the casinos are some of the best places around to hear live music.                            Down The Road with the Original Buffalo Dale  Welcome back.  With a Little Help from My Friends is a song that…

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Real Estate around the Country & NYC Police Commissioner Bill Bratton

Soon to be spending some time in an apartment in NYC, this is what I’ve learned so far about rentals there and in other major cities….                            Down The Road with the Original Buffalo Dale  Welcome back. As business will soon be taking me back to New York City I’ve…

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