Dezert magazine July 2011

The July issue of Dezert Magazine takes you to the beginning of a GREAT metropolis, Las Vegas. Discover how explorer John C. Fremont and a small " meadow " becomes the biggest neon city in the world. Stay in Nevada and learn about the rise and demise of the silver king town known as Tonopah. Then head over to California for the treasure of Betty Stohler, Betty was a true friend to Harry Oliver ( one of the original desert rats ) and has a HUGE collection of artifacts from Harry as well as many other early desert pioneers. Follow Bob Baran as he trials near the Santa Rosa mountains to one of the famed rock houses, learn of the legend of Hacksaw Tom in Apache Junction Arizona and MUCH MUCH MORE!