Billy proposes to Agatha and she says no and she gets engaged to Mr. Olmstead
January 1871 - Approx. May 7, 1871
On February 28, 1871 Agatha turns down Billy's offer to marriage. Then Mr. Olmstead and her gets engaged and she gives Billy a goodbye kiss. Georgie sees the kiss and tells Mr. Olmstead and he leaves Agatha. Agatha goes and watches the pigeons and asks Georgie to watch them with her
Agatha runs off with the pigeoners
May 25, 1871 - June 6, 1871
In dog hollow, Agatha sells her dress to someone who lives there and leaves the pigeoners. On may 30, 1871 the sheriff leaves placid in search for Agatha and comes back a week later they identify a body
Georgie goes on search for Agatha
Georgie does not attend Agatha's funeral, Georgie goes to Billy to get a horse from him to go find Agatha. Billy and Georgie set off with a mule to find Agatha. Meanwhile Agatha is a store clerk going to college in Winconsin but Georgie and Billy don't know that.
Billy and Georgie are in Dog Hollow
June 20 1871 - June 30 1871
Billy and Georgie visit the site where the sheriff found her body. They talk for awhile and stay in dog hollow to try to figure out what happened to Agatha. They get involved in a shoot out. Georgie talks to Mr. Olmstead and he said she might of left town with the pigeoners after stopping at the gas station. They don't find her so they come home.
Georgie arrives at home
July 1871 - July 10 1871
Georgie finds out Grandfather Bolte had died and she arrived home for the last part of the funeral. Billy and Georgie get into a fight and that is the last time they ever see each other
Billy receives a letter from Agatha
July 24, 1871
The garrow gang gets captured and Georgie is getting asked by newspaper companies for her story. Meanwhile, Billy gets a letter from Agatha who they thought was dead.
Drought and Agatha
The drought is terrible and people start dying because it is so bad and everyone is mad. Meanwhile, Agatha sees all the stories about her sister trying to find her in the news and writes to her family. They are all shocked.
Agatha goes to school
Agatha stays in Winconsin and attends college her family would not help her pay for.
Placid had such a bad drought and it becomes a place of refugees and victims. FIres star along the Michigan Lake and everyone is in panic mode and no one is doing good.
october 15 1871
Georgie decides that she does not want to do life anymore.