Platte Valley Saddle Shop: The Legacy of a Rambling Saddle Maker

By Nick Pernokas

The Chevy box truck labored up another hill. In 1928, some of the roads in western Nebraska were in name only. The region was not called “the Sandhills” for nothing, and Elmus Henderson hoped he would not have to pull the Read more

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The Cowboy Boot Destiny of Texan Mark Candela

by Gene Fowler

Mark Candela makes custom cowboy boots in a turn-of-the-century farmhouse near Columbus, Texas. 

Ever since I was a little bitty kid,” says Texas bootmaker Mark Candela, “I’ve loved anything western.” Having recently notched his 59th year Read more

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Coblentz Leather

“Top Quality Leather Goods for a Fair Investment” 

by Gene Fowler 

Last summer, a 12-year-old boy staying with his family at The Inn at Honey Run in Millersburg, Ohio, found the seven-inch tooth of a woolly mammoth on the hotel Read more

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