Stories by Walter Billings

Fishing

  From the book “How Dear to My Heart” by Walter Kilborn Billings   I never seemed to have much luck at this sport. As a boy I could go down to the creek and over to the falls, where with a can of worms I could catch a dozen bullheads, which when cleaned and Read the full article…

Unionville Fair – 1884

The Unionville Fair – 1884 This is a first hand account of attending the fair, written by Walter Kilborn Billings. We have this story in Walter’s own handwritten words; as far as we know, it has never been published before. Walter, who was born in 1871, whold have been a young boy of 13 when Read the full article…