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Regional History – We remembered Ludlow but forgot Forbes

by Nancy Christofferson FORBES — Colorado’s southern coal fields in Huerfano and Las Animas counties will never forget the terrible times of 1913 and ’14 when the miners fought so hard to gain recognition of their union with its promise of safer, shorter work hours, better conditions and other guarantees to soften their harsh circumstances.
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by Nancy Christofferson SOUTHERN COLORADO — Back in the early 1830s, when
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