2 On the Cover: Watercolor, Doug Holdread
4 President’s Corner
5 Joanne’s Jottings
6 News Along the Trail
12 Membership Survey: What You Said
14 The American Invasion of New Mexico and Mexican Merchants: Part Two
18 Books: The Men Who United the States, Simon Winchester, and Out Where the West Begins, Philip F. Anschutz, reviewed by Ruth Friesen
19 SFTA Board of Directors Nominees
20 SFTA Hall of Fame
28 Chapter Reports
32 Calendar