“Youth Site Inspected” by Stan Payne, August 29, 1956. Courtesy of Special Collections, Pikes Peak Library District. Image Number: 004-10629

Caption under photo: “Glen Darby (second from right), superintendent of the county poor farm, points out to county commissioners and Sheriff Earl Sullivan a proposed site at the farm for a headquarters building and recreation area for the Junior Sheriff’s Posse. Left to right are Commissioners Fred Monk and Keith McBurney, Sheriff Sullivan, Darby and Commissioner John Torrence. A drive to finance the Junior Sheriff’s Posse program is now under way.” The County Poor Farm was located at 21st Street and West Rio Grande. Photo appeared in the Colorado Springs Gazette Telegraph on August 30, 1956, page 13.

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