Boyd Burrows

(Date Unknown - December 14, 1953)


The Lusk Herald
December 24, 1953


Early Lusk Herald Editor Dies in Washington, D. C.

Boyd Burrows, an early editor of The Lusk Herald, died in Washington, D. C. of a heart attack Dec. 14.

Burrows first came to Lusk in 1919 as a traveling theatrical man. His tent was blown away by a tornado and he was temporarily employed as a clerk in the H. C. Snyder store.

Believing that Lusk should have a more up-to-date newspaper than was then being issued, he induced Martin C. Agnew and Ralph I. Olingr to buy out the Forsythes and install a more modern printing plant. Mr. Burrows served as editor during the oil boom in Lusk and when the boom subsided he left.

He was employed as a printer at the time of his death.

Mr. Burrows is survived by his son, Boyd Burrows, Jr., who is now attending Wyoming University.




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