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For an unexpected step back into saddlemaking time, take a tour of Veach Saddlery Company and you’ll be reminded of when every town had a local saddle shop, the annual rodeo was a community’s largest spectacle, and the West was still wild.

George Beggs III taught his sons, Ed Farmer Beggs and George Beggs IV, important lessons about managing a cattle and horse operation through good times and bad. Lessons that have proven invaluable as the brothers face on of Texas’s most devastating droughts.

This year marked Cheyenne’s 73rd annual western celebration—Frontier Days; and “Old Cheyenne,” as the Wyoming town is known to many cowboys, really drew contestants and spectators alike. Weeks ahead of the July 22-27 dates, all hotel and motel rooms were sold out for Frontier Days.