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Gum thought it was probably in region of nearby Cameron OK, which also --significantly, as later discussed--is near unto what is known as the James' Fork of Poteau River);remains of La Salle Expedition drowning victim, young French Noble, "Petit Jean" (Some would say, Petite Jeanne) De Marne (or, Marle); I have thus identified the actual history from which came the old Arkansas oral legends about "Petit Jean;"Those books vitally involve the last years and murder of Rene Robert Cavelier de La Salle and at least six others of his 1687 expedition, which tragedy-filled expedition certainly reached beyond Texas and into Eastern Oklahoma and Western Arkansas.
--Prior to some of the Expedition members fleeing down the Arkansas River to Petit Jean Mountain and to Mississippi River Arkansas Post, followed by flight to French connections in Illinois and Canada, and return to France.
He also did not notice the not quite as sharply defined, short stroke runic "S" that I picture and discus later in this Web Site.
Additionally, he did not draw the Runes like they are actually spaced upon the monument.
Below: Yet Another View, During Fall, When Gloria Farley's Beautiful Maple Tree Was Showing Well.
Mr Pohl was quoted in thefollowing way, as I told it on page 88 of my book, To give you a parallel, I can write messages in an ancient variety of Greek that is now archaic. I am not about to grant Knirk --or Frederick Pohl-- an unchallenged privilege of calling those Heavener Runes "Inauthentic."Dr.
Elsewhere in this Web Site I feature my sketch of the full-sized monumental stone.
The relatively little house now holding the Memorial Stone prohibits taking photos of the entire object.
I believe that the Rune Writer made that short stroke "S" to enable more than one message within the inscription.
If one neglects it, one reading is as above: "Gjome's Date" (Or, "Valley," if the last rune is taken as an "L," as mentioned by others.).