The new courthouse was built with a jail below for all the outlaws.
Judge Parker had sentenced so many to the gallows , he was known as the famous hanging judge.
We went through this surprising tunnel on the way north through the western edge of the Ozarks. We stopped at Pea Ridge CW battlefield & got stamps & watched a good orientation film. It was @ 100 F so we passed on the driving tour ( so didn't take any pictures) & headed to...,
George Washington Carver Birthplace in MO. - we had just enough time to see the museum before they closed, but had a great chat with NPS ranger Brandi Shores. She told us to get off at exit 1 on I -44 and head west...