Born March 31, 1917, in Medicine Lodge, Dorothy Delay played the violin at age five. She later taught at Juilliard and Sarah Lawrence, many of her students became internationally known. She was the first woman to be regarded as a master violin teacher.
The Kansas Legislature created the Kansas State Agricultural Society on March 5, 1862, to share farming information and explore the best crops for Kansas farms. Soon Kansas would become the breadbasket of the nation.