History of Roosevelt City

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    Beating the Rails

    At first, settlers hurried in hoping against hope that they'd beat the railroad in. They thought they might be lucky enough to get a piece of land that the right-of-way had to cross, even though the route was kept secret. If they got the land, they knew that meant fortune for them. The question wasn't if the rails would come, the only question was "when"..

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