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Folklorist Hal Cannon, above left, “the grandfather of Cowboy Gatherings.

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Days Past: ‘Cowboy poetry’ has pioneers too

“Cowboy” poetry is as old as the trail driving days following the Civil War when young men working horseback in the great American West brought with them elements of the British ballad tradition.