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.
Recollections include herding livestock across Nebraska to Colorado.
Covered wagon train stops for meal and toddler is bit by a rattlesnake.
Blizzard only one strange occurrence during buffalo hunts.
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