Woodard Breaks Indian's Neck
During 1860 Woodard and a few others, out scouting, saw a lone Indian in the distance. Woodard fired and broke the Indian's neck. No other savages were seen. This occurred a few miles south of Cherokee in Llano County.
Ref.: R. Ralb, who lived north of Cherokee at the time.
The above story is from the book, The West Texas Frontier, by Joseph Carroll McConnell.