Leader Heraldhttp://www.leaderherald.com/page/category.detail/nav/5128/Our Old Timesen-usWed, 24 Aug 2016 20:53:54 EDTWed, 24 Aug 2016 20:53:54 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssMoody elephant Alice paid visit to cemeteryhttp://www.leaderherald.com/page/content.detail/id/605955.htmlWe continue our August elephant tales, but no political bias is implied. Many of us know the legend of the elephant graveyard where aged elephants go to die, the location of which all elephants supposedly keep a deep secret.Mon, 22 Aug 2016 00:00:00 EDTThe legend of Romeo, Juliet and the Cayadutta Bridgehttp://www.leaderherald.com/page/content.detail/id/605283.htmlIn 1975, Johnstown's Catherine Rowles published a collection of local history essays titled, "From Tomahawks To Hatpins." It sold well, and copies often appear in area used bookstores.Tue, 9 Aug 2016 00:00:00 EDTSacandaga Park Rustic Theater lost out to newer trendshttp://www.leaderherald.com/page/content.detail/id/604569.htmlApparently, "Guys and Dolls" was too hot a show for the the old, wooden Sacandaga Park Rustic Theater, for shortly after the popular musical's July 20, 1955, matinee concluded, ticket office employees saw smoke coming from behind the stage.Mon, 25 Jul 2016 00:00:00 EDTExploring the origin of Tribes Hill's namehttp://www.leaderherald.com/page/content.detail/id/603876.htmlDuring the mid-1950s, multi-lane highways were built everywhere, bypassing valley towns and villages people formerly had to drive through slowly.Mon, 11 Jul 2016 00:00:00 EDTLocal motorcycle clubs started in early 1900shttp://www.leaderherald.com/page/content.detail/id/603157.htmlSources agree that the first American-made "moto-cycle" was a "high-wheel" bicycle with a small steam-powered engine speeding along at 12 mph. The Indian Motorcycle Co. was founded in 1901, and by 1913, produced 20,000 bikes annually.Mon, 27 Jun 2016 00:00:00 EDT