I was looking for an interesting ghost town to feature this week, preferably short and sweet since I’m under the weather this week with some nasty upper respiratory thing-y. I opened up one of my trusty ghost town books, Ghost Towns of Kansas by Daniel Fitzgerald. It fell open to “Old” Ulysses – what’s that about “Old”?
I soon found that there was an “Old” and a “New” Ulysses in western Kansas in Grant County. Get ready for it – it was named for who else but Ulysses S. Grant! Okay – I thought this might make an interesting article. Little did I know . . . read on.
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