Among mother's pioneer stories is tale of toddlers lost overnight in a wheat field.
Walking behind covered wagons, children spotted mountain lion.
Bellowing, long-horn cattle follow Kansas pioneer home.
Young mother waves red-checkered tablecloth to divert cattle stampede away from garden and home.
Settlers stay on course toward Kansas homestead as wolves nipped at horses and wagon.
A roar warns young woman of impending doom, as she and child hide in covered wagon.
Rural schoolteacher kills rattler, then saves rattlesnake skin and rattlers.
A load of buffalo bones netted settler a couple of dollars.