Authors of Cashup Davis visit library for book reading
Local library hosts great grandson of Cashup Davis on monday
September 22, 2022
Whitman County Library Colfax branch hosted the authors of “Cashup Davis: The Inspiring Life of a Secret Mentor.”
The author's Jeff Burnside and Gordon Davis, Davis’ great-grandson, read from the biography about the life of Palouse pioneer, Cashup Davis Monday, Sept. 19. They spoke of Cashup Davis' successes in front of his famous telescope and top hat. Under all the chairs, bags of apples were placed, which Cashup was known for. Everyone took a bite together at the end. "Everyone has a little Cashup in them," said author Jeff Burnside to Gordon Davis as he handed him an apple.