A town of hayseeds and dollar-a-day clerks whose height of sport is to go fishing in the Platte!
But Platte was quite right when he said that the joke had gone too far.
Here along the ridge north of the little "Branch" of the Platte, half a hundred young warriors crouch and wait.
The morning of the 24th we reached the Loup fork of the Platte.
The bar of the watch-guard worked through the buttonhole, and the watch—Platte's watch—slid quietly on to the carpet.
She rests in an unknown and unmarked grave in the Platte valley.
He was killed by the Pawnees, on the Platte River, near the big island.
We were on the trail along the north side of the Platte River.
Here he built a house made partly of black walnut taken from the banks of the Platte.
North of the Platte Hal Folsom was warned never again to venture.