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Katie Erdman

Down on the Farm: Living in a one horse town

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The other day I heard someone say something about living in a one horse town. I haven't heard that expression for a while and it made me wonder where it ever started.


I can imagine that it started back several years when horses were the primary mode of transportation. If you didn't own a horse, you simply had to walk wherever you needed to go. Therefore if a town had only one horse, it was probably pretty small and very quaint.

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