Copyright 2022 Rim Country Museum Press. Paperback: 293 pages. Rim Country historian Stan Brown wrote for the Payson Roundup newspaper for many years, sharing his love for the region and its history. This collection of articles covers everything from cattle drives, cowboys, rodeo, and moonshine, to miners, the army, and floods. The articles highlight the everyday joys and struggles of ordinary people living in a rural town. The strong, independent people of Rim Country shared work, holiday celebrations, raising children, and the challenges of surviving difficult times together. These articles provide a glimpse into the lives of those early settlers in the unique territory of central Arizona.