Some articles on lick creek, creek, lick:
... Blacklick Creek is a tributary stream of Big Walnut Creek in Ohio, flowing through Licking, Fairfield and Franklin counties ... The creek's name was originally given by Native Americans, who had noticed the animals that frequented the creek to lick its black-colored salt stones ... It has also been known as Black Lick Creek, Black Lick Fork, Blacks Lick Creek, and Big Lick Creek ...
... The streams of Brushy Branch, Fish Branch, Fivemile Creek, Little Skull Lick Creek, Middle Lick Creek and Skull Lick Creek run through this township ...
Famous quotes containing the words creek and/or lick:
“The only law was that enforced by the Creek Lighthorsemen and the U.S. deputy marshals who paid rare and brief visits; or the two volumes of common law that every man carried strapped to his thighs.”
—State of Oklahoma, U.S. relief program (1935-1943)
“As God is my witness, theyre not going to lick me. Im going to live through this and when its all over, Ill never be hungry again. No, nor any of my folks. If I have to lie, steal, cheat or kill, as God is my witness, Ill never be hungry again!”
—Sidney Howard (18911939)