National Geographic : 1952 Apr
Downtown Hays About 1885 Looked Like the Jerry-built Setting of a Modern Western Film False fronts adorned South Main and Fort Streets. Gem and its neighbors were saloons; the large building on the rightremains inuse. OldFort Hays spreads beyond the trees. Top panel: Author, daughter, and friend stroll across a field at Victoria near the "Cathedral ofthe Plains" (pages 474 and 480).