On this day: Sept. 20, 1923

Pretty little Mabel Strickland, World's Champion cowgirl, is eager for the opening of the Pendleton Round-up. Mrs. Strickland will defend her title in the events. Formerly Mabel DeLong, of Wallula, is a native of Walla Walla County and has a strong place in the affections of sports lovers of the county.