We had to be escapists

Letter from Roger Henn

Great Depression – February 2006 – Colorado Central Magazine


Re: January, 2006, issue:

(1) What Coloradan ever called a burro a donkey? Author Laurel McHague does this once in her fascinating tale of a Leadville burro race. Shame on your headline writers — burro, jack, jack ass but never donkey. That word is left to Easterners of Missouri.

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