Highlights from the Leadville Weekly Herald
140 Years Ago
Saturday, July 3, 1880
The Finest Drive in the State of Colorado.
Leadville would not be true to her record and herself if she did not excel every other city in Colorado. Last fall she astonished all comers by laying out, grading and fencing in one of the finest driving parks in the state in less than ten days, and the same parties who were in the main responsible for that work now come once more to the front with an enterprise which takes the highest rank in the state.